Hanif Abdurraqib at Hendrix College

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Hanif Abdurraqib will be at Staples Auditorium on the Hendrix College campus, Thursday, November 10, at 7:30 p.m. This event is free and open to the public.

Hanif Abdurraqib is a poet, essayist, and cultural critic from Columbus, Ohio. His first full length poetry collection, The Crown Ain't Worth Much, was published in June 2016 by Button Poetry. His first collection of essays, They Can't Kill Us Until They Kill Us, was published in winter 2017 by Two Dollar Radio. The University of Texas Press published Go Ahead in the Rain: Notes to a Tribe Called Quest in February 2019. The book became a New York Times bestseller, was a finalist for the Kirkus Prize, and was longlisted for the National Book Award. His second collection of poems, A Fortune for Your Disaster, was published in 2019 by Tin House. In 2021, Random House released the book A Little Devil in America: Notes in Praise of Black Performance, which was a finalist for the National Book Award, the National Book Critics Circle Award, and the PEN/Diamonstein-Spielvogel Award for the Art of the Essay. Abdurraqib is a graduate of Beechcroft High School.

Event date: 
Thursday, November 10, 2022 - 7:30pm
Event address: 
Staples Auditorium
1600 Washington Ave
Conway, AR 72032
A Little Devil in America: In Praise of Black Performance By Hanif Abdurraqib Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9781984801203
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Published: Random House Trade Paperbacks - March 8th, 2022

They Can't Kill Us Until They Kill Us By Hanif Abdurraqib, Eve L. Ewing (Foreword by) Cover Image
By Hanif Abdurraqib, Eve L. Ewing (Foreword by)
$16.99
ISBN: 9781937512651
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Published: Two Dollar Radio - November 7th, 2017

Go Ahead in the Rain: Notes to A Tribe Called Quest (American Music Series) By Hanif Abdurraqib Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781477316481
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Published: University of Texas Press - February 1st, 2019

The Crown Ain't Worth Much By Hanif Abdurraqib Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781943735044
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Published: Button Poetry - July 19th, 2016