Rowan Ricardo Phillips

Nantucket Book Festival | Nantucket, MA
When:
June 15, 2019 @ 10:00 am – 10:45 am
2019-06-15T10:00:00-04:00
2019-06-15T10:45:00-04:00
Cost:
Free

Poet, translator, literary and art critic, and now winner of the 2019 PEN/ ESPN Award for Literary Sports Writing, Rowan Ricardo Phillips tracks the competitive world of the 2017 ATP men’s tennis tour in The Circuit: A Tennis Odyssey. Phillips offers an oasis of sanity in times of political turmoil, handing us unexplored poetry in tennis as a salve for sore hearts.