When: Thu., May 5, 5:30 p.m. 2011
Contributors to the 24th issue of COLUMBIA POETRY REVIEW the English Department’s student-edited, nationally distributed poetry magazine, read their work. The reading will be headlined by D. A. POWELL, whose most recent collections, Cocktails (Graywolf, 2004) and Chronic, (Graywolf, 2009), were finalists for the National Book Critics Circle and Publishing Triangle Awards in Poetry. Powell also received the Kingsley Tufts Prize and the California Book Award. He is currently McGee Visiting Writer at Davidson College in North Carolina.