Ishion Hutchinson

The Concept of Dread – A Reasoning and a Listening

with Lorenzo Bernet


The event coincides with Lee «Scratch» Perry’s exhibition at Haus zur Liebe: http://zurliebe.com/perry.html




Ishion   Hutchinson was born in Port Antonio, Jamaica. He is the author of two poetry collections: Far District and House of Lords and Commons. He is the recipient of the National Book Critics Circle Award for Poetry, a Guggenheim Fellowship, the Joseph Brodsky Rome Prize, the Whiting Writers Award, the PEN/Joyce Osterweil Award, and the American Academy of Arts and Letters Award in Literature, among others. He is a contributing editor to the literary journals The Common and Tongue: A Journal of Writing & Art and teaches in the graduate writing program at Cornell University.