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Creative Writing Department Hosts Poetry Reading at The Castle

December 3rd, 2012 in Prose & Poetry 0 comments

Join poetry lovers at The Castle at 7:30 p.m. December 6 to listen to the graceful words of Pulitzer Prize winner C.K. Williams and BU alumna Eleanor Goodman.

A book signing will follow the reading, hosted by the Creative Writing Department as part of the Robert Lowell Memorial Reading Series.

C. K. Williams has won the Pulitzer Prize, the National Book Award, and the National Book Critics Circle Award, among other honors. A book of poems, Writers Writing Dying, was published this autumn, as was a book of essays, In Time: Poets, Poems, and the Rest.  He is a member of the American Academy of Arts and Letters, and teaches in the Creative Writing Program at Princeton University.

Eleanor Goodman writes poetry, fiction, and criticism, and translates from Chinese. Her work appears in journals such as Pathlight, PN Review, Los Angeles Review, Chutzpah 天南, Pleiades, The Guardian, Cha, and The Best American Poetry website. She has held residencies at the American Academy in Rome and the Vermont Studio Center, and is currently a Research Associate at the Fairbank Center for Chinese Studies at Harvard University.

The event is free and open to the public.

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