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   Poetry Reading by Dana Levin Hosted by the Department of English

   Date : Thursday, 7 November 2013       From : 7:00pm   To : 9:00pm
   Category : Lectures/Conferences/Symposia       Location : FJ-B


   Event Description :

Poet Dana Levin will read/discuss her poetry. Levin's collections of poetry include "In the Surgical Theatre" (1999), "Wedding Day" (2005), and "Sky Burial" (2011).

In selecting Levin's manuscript for the American Poetry Review/Honickman First Book Prize, Louise Glück praised the work as "sensuous, compassionate, violent, extravagant."

Levin's "In the Surgical Theatre" also won the John C. Zacharis First Book Award from Ploughshares, the Witter Bynner Prize from the American Academy of Arts and Letters, and the PEN/Osterweil Award.

Free and open to the public, the event begins at 7 p.m. in Frazier Jelke B.



   Email : YearwoodL@rhodes.edu
   More info : http://www.rhodes.edu/English/26847.asp


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