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Meet the Artist: Sandra Beasley

  • The Betsy Hotel 1440 Ocean Drive. Miami Beach, FL 33139 (map)

Please join SWWIM for an intimate conversation with visiting writer Sandra Beasley. This event will take place in the library; wine and cheese will be served.

About the artist:

Sandra Beasley is the author of three poetry collections—Count the Waves, I Was the Jukebox, and Theories of Falling—and Don’t Kill the Birthday Girl: Tales from an Allergic Life, a disability memoir that doubles as a cultural history of food allergies. She also edited Vinegar and Char: Verse from the Southern Foodways Alliance. Honors for her work include a 2015 NEA fellowship, the Center for Book Arts Chapbook Prize, and four DCCAH fellowships. She lives in Washington, D.C., and teaches with the University of Tampa low-residency MFA program.