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Poet Laureate Ada Limon serves as the 2023 Stellfox Scholar.

Ada Limón, 24th Poet Laureate of the United States

The Harold and Ethel L. Stellfox Visiting Writers and Scholars Program presents Ada Limón, 24th poet laurate of the United States, who visits Dickinson this spring to serve a Stellfox residency.

Limón will be presented with this year's Stellfox Award on Feb. 16, 2023, following a 7 p.m. a reading of her recent book and a Q&A session. All are then invited to join us for a book signing at 8 p.m. in the  Allison Community Room. 

Limón is the author of six books of poetry, including The Carrying, which won the National Book Critics Circle Award for Poetry, and Bright Dead Things, which was nominated for the National Book Award, the National Book Critics Circle Award and the Kingsley Tufts Poetry Award. Limón is the recipient of a Guggenheim Fellowship, a grant from the New York Foundation for the Arts and the Chicago Literary Award for Poetry. She is also the host of the critically acclaimed poetry podcast The Slowdown.

Masks will be required at this event.

Learn more about Limon and the Stellfox Program.