Forrest Gander & CD Wright, In Conversation


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  • Speaker: Forrest Gander & CD Wright
  • Host Department: writers
  • Date: 09/11/2014
  • Time: 5:10 PM - 6:00 PM

  • Location: UMMA Helmut Stern Auditorium

  • Description:

    Forrest GanderForrest Gander's Core Samples from the World was a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize and the National Book Critics Circle Award. He is the author of numerous books of poetry, and also writes novels, essays, and translates.

    CD WrightC.D. Wright has published numerous volumes of poetry, including One With Others, which received the 2011 Lenore Marshall Poetry Prize from the Academy of American Poets. Among her honors are a Lannan Literary Award, a Whiting Award, the Witter Brynner Prize as well as fellowships from the Bunting Institute, the Guggenheim Foundation, the MacArthur Foundation, and the National Endowment for the Arts.

    Co-sponsored by One Pause Poetry.