Poetry Reading and Book Signing by Edward Hirsch

Edward Hirsch, poet, author and president of the John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation will give a poetry reading, which will be followed by a book signing.  A MacArthur Fellow, Hirsch has published eight books of poems. His most recent, "The Living Fire: New and Selected Poems," compiles 35 years of work. His awards include the National Book Critics Circle Award, a Guggenheim Fellowship, an Ingram Merrill Foundation Award, a National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship, and the American Academy of Arts and Letters Award for Literature.  Dr. Hirsch's presentation is part of the Humanities Center 2nd Annual Lecture Series and the Department of English Writers in the Library Series.

Go to http://uthumanitiesctr.utk.edu/this_years_visiting_scholars.html  to read more about Dr. Hirsch

Monday, 30 September, 2013


Joan Murray

Phone: 865-974-4222
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