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Bennington Writing Seminars Alumni Host Black Bennington Literary Salon

On September 20, Bennington Writing Seminars alumni hosted a virtual Black Bennington Literary Salon.



The Black Bennington Literary Salon showcased some of the Black writers who have come through the Bennington Writing Seminars

The salon was hosted by Eddy Ozoma (Fiction '19) and Jennifer Solheim (Fiction '18). 

Readers included:

Danielle Decatur (Fiction '19): "Lips"

Kyanna Sutton (Nonfiction '19): "Rooming House" 

Dionne Peart (Fiction '20): excerpt from Blackheart Man

Asia Calcagno (Poetry '19): "Kanye West Reflects on His Blackness in Therapy," "Maverick: Loose Cannon," "The Passage of the Cow," "Unable to Sting Her or Fly Away"