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Daniel Borzutzky - Poets Aloud

Presented by Pittsburgh Arts & Lectures at Carnegie Lecture Hall, Pittsburgh PA

May 21 2018
Daniel Borzutzky - Poets Aloud

Poet Daniel Borzutzky follows his 2016 National Book Award winner The Performance of Becoming Human with Lake Michigan, a collection that takes a hard look at neoliberal urbanism in Chicago. Lake Michigan has just been released by the University of Pittsburgh Press.

Lake Michigan is a series of 19 lyric poems that imagine a prison camp located on the beaches of a Chicago: privatized, racially segregated, and overrun by a brutal police force. Thinking about the ways in which economic

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Free admission, with registration.

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Carnegie Lecture Hall

4400 Forbes Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15213


Pay Parking
Parking for the Carnegie Music Hall and the Carnegie Library Lecture Hall is available at the Carnegie Museums in Oakland.
The museum operates a six-level parking facility for cars and small vans. The entrance is located at the intersection of S. Craig Street and Forbes Avenue.
Parking for most events is $6 for the whole evening. Pay stations that take credit cards are located at the exit gates, in the Carnegie Museum of Art (near the Carnegie Cafe’s first floor restrooms), and in the Portal Entry.
For Ten Evenings the parking is cash-only, pay upon entry, to ease the traffic flow when leaving the lecture.
Free Parking
There is free street parking in the City of Pittsburgh after 6 p.m. Please note that this does not apply to private lots, such as the ones owned by CMU.
You can check the on-street parking meters to confirm that you are in a location where parking is free after 6 p.m.


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