Archives by Month: December 2013

NEOMFA to Host Guest Artist Heather Christle

Poet Heather Christle will be conducting workshops with students January 29th through January 31st from 10 am to 1 pm in the Kent State University Student Center Room 302. Lunch will be provided.

A reading will take place on Wednesday January 29th at 7:30 pm in KSU Student Center Room 317.

A salon session will be held on January 31st in KSU Student Center Room 319 from 2-4 pm.

Bio: Heather Christle is the author of What Is Amazing (Wesleyan University Press, 2012), The Difficult Farm (Octopus Books, 2009), and The Trees The Trees (Octopus Books, 2011), which won the 2012 Believer Poetry Award. Her poems have appeared in publications including Boston ReviewGulf CoastThe New Yorker, and The Best American Poetry. She has taught poetry at Antioch College, Sarah Lawrence College, the University of Massachusetts Amherst and Emory University, where she was the 2009-2011 Poetry Writing Fellow. She is the Web Editor for jubilat and frequently a writer in residence at the Juniper Summer Writing Institute. A native of Wolfeboro, New Hampshire, she lives in Yellow Springs, Ohio.