Axton Reading: Tony Hoagland
Nov 21, 2013
from 07:00 PM to 09:00 PM
|Where||Chao Auditorium, Ekstrom Library|
|Contact Name||English Dept|
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Tony Hoagland's four collections of poems include What Narcissism Means to Me, and Donkey Gospel. A book on poetic craft and art, Real Sofistikashun, is also published by Graywolf Press.
His work has won the Poetry Foundation's Mark Twain Award in 2005, the Jackson Prize, the O.B. Hardisson Prize, and The James Laughlin Award.
He teaches writing and literature at the University of Houston, and at the Warren Wilson low residency MFA. In 2012, he started Five Powers Poetry, a program for coaching high school teachers in the teaching of poetry in the classroom
Reading: Thurs., 11/21, 7:00pm, Chao Auditorium, Ekstrom Library
Master Class: Friday, 11/22, 10am-noon, Humanities 300