Joynes Events: Stephen Scobie, Poet & Music Critic
7:30 pm :: Thursday, Dec 2 :: Canadian poet and critic, winner of the 1980 Governor-General's Award (Canada's highest literary honor)
Posted: November 29, 2010
Honors students are encouraged to join us at 7:30PM this Thursday, Dec. 2 for the last Joynes Reading Room literary event of 2010, an evening with visiting Canadian poet Stephen Scobie.
Scobie is the author of more than twenty books of poetry and criticism, and is Professor Emeritus at the University of Victoria. He will share recent work inspired by the American folk singer Bob Dylan, and by Scottish writer Robert Louis Stevenson, author of The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde.
A reception with light refreshments will follow the poetry reading.
This event is free and open to everybody.
Call 512-471-5787 for more information.