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Observable Readings: Shelley Wong & Ina Cariño

April 14 @ 7:00 pm

$5 Suggested donation

The reading will be held in-person at High Low, and also streamed live to this event page and to Saint Louis Poetry Center’s Facebook page.

In conjunction with our April Sunday Workshop (on a Saturday!), Saint Louis Poetry Center is thrilled to welcome Kundiman poets Shelley Wong and Ina Cariño for Observable Readings.

Books available for purchase from Left Bank Books.


Patrons are encouraged to wear face masks when attending Observable Readings in-person at High Low.


SHELLEY WONG is the author of As She Appears (YesYes Books), winner of the Pamet River Prize and longlisted for the 2022 National Book Award. She is a Kundiman and MacDowell fellow and lives in San Francisco.

INA CARIÑO is a 2022 Whiting Award winner with an MFA in creative writing from North Carolina State University. Their poetry appears or is forthcoming in the American Poetry Review, The Margins, Guernica, Poetry Northwest, Poetry Magazine, the Paris Review Daily, Waxwing, New England Review, and elsewhere. She is a Kundiman fellow and is the winner of the 2021 Alice James Award for FEAST, just released from Alice James Books in March 2023. In 2021, Ina was selected as one of four winners of the 92Y Discovery Poetry Contest.

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The Observable Readings series is supported in part by: