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A Celebration of Poetry

Friday, March 16, 2018 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM

Join us in celebrating David Biespiel, who has been named the Poet-in-Residence at Oregon State University, and in celebrating the history of poetry at OSU. Biespiel is a poet, literary critic, memoirist, and contributing writer at The Rumpus, American Poetry Review, Politico, New Republic, Partisan, Slate, Poetry, and The New York Times, among other publications. He is the author of ten books, most recently The Education of a Young Poet, a 2017 Best Book for Writers selection from Poets & Writers; A Long High Whistle, which received the 2016 Oregon Book Award for General Nonfiction; and The Book of Men and Women, which was chosen as one of the Best Books of the Year by the Poetry Foundation and received the 2011 Oregon Book Award for Poetry. He is the recipient of Lannan, National Endowment for the Arts, and Stegner fellowships. He is the founder of the Attic Institute of Arts and Letters. Republic Café, a new book of poems, is forthcoming next year.

CH2M HILL Alumni Center (campus map)
Teagan Lochner
1 541 737 1541
teagan.lochner at oregonstate.edu
Sch of Wrtg Lit & Film
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