Canceled: Midwest Poets Series: Dave Smith - tonight's event is canceled due to inclement weather in MemphisMabee Theater, Sedgwick Hall
Thursday, December 5, 2013 @ 7 p.m.
Dave Smith has published novels, essays, criticism and more than a dozen books of poems. The Wick of Memory: New and Selected Poems 1970-2000 was The Dictionary of Literary Biography's poetry book of the year. He has received fellowships from the National Endowment for the Arts, the Guggenhheim and Rockerfeller Foundations and has been a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize twice. Recently retired from Johns Hopkins University, he is writer-in-residence at the University of Mississippi, Oxford.
A book signing and reception will be held in the Greenlease Gallery Atrium following the reading. Books will be available for purchase.
Calendars: Cultural, Student Life, Midwest Poets Series