dg nanouk okpik | Blood Snow

The University of Utah’s Creative Writing Program and Department of English will host a reading by dg nanouk okpik. okpik’s book Blood Snow was a finalist for the 2023 Pulitzer Prize for Poetry. Funding for the series is provided by Utah Humanities, Utah Division of Arts and Museums, and the Salt Lake County Zoo, Arts, and Parks program. This event is open to the public and will take place at the Finch Lane Gallery. For more information, please visit english.utah.edu.

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About the book:

Finalist for the 2023 Pulitzer Prize, listed in The Boston Globe's Best Poetry Books of 2022, and longlisted for the PEN/Voelcker Award in Poetry American Book Award-winning poet dg okpik's second collection of poems, Blood Snow, tells a continuum story of a homeland under erasure, in an ethos of erosion, in a multitude of encroaching methane, ice floe, and rising temperatures.