Vijay Seshadri is the author of three collections of poetry: 3 Sections
, which was awarded the 2014 Pulitzer Prize for Poetry, The Long Meadow
, which won the James Laughlin Award, and Wild Kingdom
. Born in Bangalore, India, in 1954, Seshadri came to America at the age of five. He grew up in Columbus, Ohio, where his father taught chemistry at Ohio State University, and has lived in many parts of the country, including the Pacific Northwest, where he spent five years working in the fishing and logging industries. He currently lives in Brooklyn with his wife and son.
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Nora Fox and Ethan Philbrick
The Arts Café is delighted to welcome back the extraordinary musical duo Nora Fox and Ethan Philbrick. Nora Fox’s singing and dancing talent has carried her to the Goodspeed Opera, Madison Square Garden, and all the way to Broadway. Based in New York, Ms. Fox has performed at the NY Musical Festival, the Women’s Center Festival, and American Dance Festival, and has toured South American, the Mediterranean, and Mali. Mr. Philbrick is an accomplished cellist and Doctoral student in Performance Studies at NYU, who has led participatory art projects in Cincinnati and taken part in cultural diplomacy projects in Pakistan, Mali, Panama, and Guatemala.