Join award-winning poet Christian Wiman and Arts Initiative Director Kenyon Victor Adams as the Foundation introduces its year-long exploration of Joy. Celebrating Wiman’s recently-published anthology Joy: 100 Poems—described by The Atlantic as “a luminous array of poetry and prose”—the evening includes readings from the celebrated collection, which offers a range of meditations on this complex subject.
About Christian Wiman
Christian Wiman is a poet, author, translator, and former editor of Poetry magazine. Wiman is a professor of religion and literature at Yale Institute of Sacred Music and the author of eleven books, including Hammer is the Prayer, Every Riven Thing, and My Bright Abyss. In 2015 he edited Grace Farms Foundation’s inaugural publication and souls are candles.
Join us before the program for our May Community Dinner.