2022: Memorial Drive

2022: Memorial Drive: A Daughter and Poet Reckons with the Past

At age nineteen, NATASHA TRETHEWEY’s world was turned upside down when her former stepfather shot and killed her mother. Grieving and still new to adulthood, she confronted the twin pulls of life and death in the aftermath of unimaginable trauma and now explores how this experience lastingly shaped the artist she became. Join Trethewey, a Pulitzer Prize-winning poet and former U.S. Poet Laureate, as she shares her unforgettable story.