Department of English

The English Department's Poetry and Poetics Interest Group Presents P.S. A Lunchtime Poetry Reading

Tue, October 1, 2013

From the Poetry and Poetics Interest Group:

We are excited to announce the continuation of the Poets and Scholars (P.S.) Lunchtime Reading Series. Please join us in PAR 312 at Noon on October 4th for a light lunch and the first reading of the semester. Professor and poet Lisa Olstein, who has just joined the English Department's Creative Writing faculty, will be reading along with Will Clark of the New Writer's Project and Laurel Hunt of the Michener Center.

 Lisa Olstein is the author of "Radio Crackling, Radio Gone," winner of the Hayden Carruth Award; "Lost Alphabet," a Library Journal best book of the year; and "Little Stranger," a Lannan Literary Selection. She is the recipient of a Pushcart Prize and fellowships from the Sustainable Arts Foundation, Massachusetts Cultural Council, and Centrum.



Will Clark is a member of the Squaw Valley Community of Writers, and his work can be found in Clade Song, The Berkeley Poetry Review, smoking glue gun, Iconograph Magazine, and California Northern. He is currently an MFA student at the University of Texas in Austin and a writer in the New Writers Project.



Laurel Hunt is an MFA candidate at the Michener Center for Writers. Her poems have appeared or are forthcoming in Pleiades, Forklift, Ohio, Whiskey Island, Slice, and elsewhere.

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