Lightsey Darst is the author of The Heiress / Ghost Acres, and three previous books of poetry from Coffee House Press, including Find the Girl, which was awarded a Minnesota Book Award for Poetry. She is the recipient of two National Endowment for the Arts fellowships, one for dance criticism and one for poetry. She lives in Durham with her family.


Family Trees & Legacies

March 22, 2024 11AM – 12:30PM

Three poets look back on their lineage, translating its impact with daring, inventive forms.

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With generous support from Michelle and David Baldacci

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