CSULA Department of English | British Council Poet-in-Residence

2005

2006

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Anthony Joseph

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Rommi Smith

2007

2008

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Nii Ayikwei Parkes

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Lemn Sissay

2009

 

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John Siddique

 

Residency Recap: Rommi Smith's recap of her experience at Cal State LA. (from the British
Council USA)

Residency
Recap: Anthony Joseph, Los Angeles, April 2005 (from the British
Council USA)

In 2004 the British Council chose two American universities--Cal State L.A. in the
West and Georgetown University in the East—to host this pilot program. Cal State
L.A. now hosts the longest running site of this  annual residency in the nation.
Showcasing the finest in contemporary British writing and culture, this high impact
program serves a growing audience on campus and in the region with added new
partners The National Endowment for the Arts and The Huntington Library, Art
Collections and Botanical Gardens.

For more information about the British
Council's UK Writer-in-Residence Program
, see their website.

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British Council USA Poets-in-Residence

2005 Anthony
Joseph
2006 Rommi
Smith
2007 Nii
Ayikwei Parkes
2008 Lemn
Sissay
2009 John
Siddique

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