Kevin Prufer - Visiting Writers Series

Submitted by lav0053 on Fri, 10/12/2012 - 11:28am
Wednesday, October 24, 2012 - 1:00am to 2:00am

Kevin Prufer will read on Tuesday, October 23, 2012 at 8 p.m. in the Golden Eagle Suite, University Union as part of the UNT Visiting Writers Series.

Kevin Prufer is the author of five books of poems, the most recent of which are In a Beautiful Country (Four Way Books, 2011), a finalist for the UNT Rilke Prize; and National Anthem (Four Way Books, 2008), named one of the five best poetry books of the year by Publishers Weekly.  He’s also Editor of numerous volumes, most recently New European Poets (Graywolf Press, 2008; w/Wayne Miller), Dunstan Thompson: On the Life & Work of a Lost American Master (Unsung Masters Series, 2010; w/D.A. Powell), and Until Everything is Continuous Again: Poets on the Recent Work of W. S. Merwin (WordFarm Editions, 2012; w/Jonathan Weinert).  Among his forthcoming books are Churches (Four Way Books, 2014) and Into English: Essays & Multiple Translations (Graywolf Press, 2014; w/Martha Collins).  He is Professor of English in the Creative Writing Program at the University of Houston.

Location: 
Golden Eagle Suite University Union
Event open to: 
Open to the public
Ticket Price: 
$0.00
For more information call: 
1 (940) 369-5981
Department or Sponsor: 
Creative Writing, Department of English
Contact Name: 
Lisa Vining
Contact Email: 
lisa.vining@unt.edu
Contact Phone: 
(940) 369-5981
Expected Attendance: 
100 - 500