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Event

An Evening of Poetry with David Wojahn

When Thursday, April 14, 2011 7:00 PM—8:30 PM
Where GH 101
Contact Adam Tavel
atavel@worwic.edu
410-334-2866
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The 1st Annual Echoes and Visions Reading Series presents an evening with poet David Wojahn in celebration of National Poetry Month.


David Wojahn

David Wojahn is professor of English at Virginia Commonwealth University and also teaches in the MFA in Writing Program of the Vermont College of Fine Arts. The University of Pittsburgh Press will publish his latest collection, World Tree, this spring. He is also the author of Spirit Cabinet, The Falling Hour, Late Empire, Mystery Train, Glassworks, Icehouse Lights, and Interrogation Palace, which was a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize. Wojahn is the recipient of four Pushcart Prizes, the William Carlos Williams Book Award, the Carole Weinstein Poetry Prize, the George Kent Memorial Prize, and the O. B. Hardison Jr. Poetry Prize, among other honors. He has received fellowships from the Guggenheim Foundation and the National Endowment for the Arts.


A book sale/signing and refreshments will follow this free public event, which is co-sponsored by The ARTS Club and Wor-Wic's Cultural Diversity Committee, and is made possible, in part, by a grant from the Salisbury Wicomico Arts Council, awarded by the Maryland State Arts Council and the National Endowment for the Arts. For more information, email Professor Adam Tavel at atavel@worwic.edu.



Salisbury Wicomico Arts CouncilMaryland State Arts CouncilNational Endowment for the Arts

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