Congratulations to Etel Adnan

Sea and Fog by Etel Adnan
Congratulations to Etel Adnan

This week Etel Adnan's Sea and Fog, published by Nightboat Books in 2012, won both the California Book Award for Poetry and the Lambda Literary Award for Lesbian Poetry. Read about it on The Poetry Foundation's Harriet blog here.

Also, if you're in Northern California between now and June 29, make sure to check out the amazing exhibition of Etel's paintings, artist books, and drawings, "Words and Places: Etel Adnan" at the CCA Wattis Institute for Contemporary Arts in San Francisco. The exhbition includes a film by The Otolith Group of Etel reading from Sea and Fog. More information can be found out here.

Wherever you are, please check out Etel Adnan's remarkable book, Sea and Fog.