The University of Maine English Department and the National Poetry Foundation are pleased to announce the spring 2009 line-up for the New Writing Series.
22 JAN RICHARD BLANCO
30 JAN MAGDALENA ZURAWSKI & CA CONRAD note Friday event
19 FEB KENNETH GOLDSMITH
19 MAR STEVE GRADY AWARDS FOR CREATIVE WRITING
25 MAR CLAUDIA RANKINE • 8PM • ROOM TBA
02 APR NADA GORDON & GARY SULLIVAN
16 APR ALEXANDER IRVINE
Reading start at 4:30 sharp in the Soderberg Auditorium in Jenness Hall (except where otherwise noted). All events are free and open to the public (though seating is limited).
The UMaine New Writing Series is sponsored by the English Department and the National Poetry Foundation with support from the Lloyd H. Elliot fund and the Cultural Affairs/Distinguished Lecture Series Committee. The NWS thanks its collaborators this spring, the UMaine Museum of Art (Richard Blanco reading), the Intermedia program (Kenneth Goldsmith), and the Honors College (Claudia Rankine reading). FMI e-mail Steve Evans on FC or call 581-3822.