On Friday, September 16, Civitella Ranieri will open its doors for a reading by Ocean Vuong (CRF 2016).

Ocean Vuong, Writing, USA
Director’s Guest 

Ocean Vuong is the author of the novel On Earth We’re Briefly Gorgeous (Penguin Press 2019) and the poetry collections Night Sky with Exit Wounds (Copper Canyon Press 2016) and Time is a Mother (Penguin Press 2022). A recipient of a 2019 MacArthur “Genius” Grant, he currently lives in Northampton, Massachusetts and serves as a professor in the Creative Writing MFA Program at NYU.

Friday, September 16, 2022
Welcome cocktail at 6:00pm
 Reading begins at 6:15pm
Please RSVP here.