DEMOCRACY BOOK CLUB: The Hurting Kind: An Afternoon with Ada Limón, Rachel DeWoskin and Tara Skurtu

Event Date: August 27, 2022 3:00 pm

The new U.S. Poet Laureate Ada Limón in conversation with Rachel DeWoskin, as a part of WDA’s Book the Vote Democracy Book Club. They discuss Limon’s new collection, The Hurting Kind, and the intersections between poetry and democracy. Book the Vote is a national drive bringing together readers, writers, booksellers, publishers, and librarians in order to register voters in advance of the 2022 elections.

An astonishing collection about interconnectedness—between the human and nonhuman, ancestors and ourselves—from National Book Critics Circle Award winner, National Book Award finalist and U.S. Poet Laureate Ada Limón.

The Hurting Kind by Ada Limón