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MFA Faculty Reading Series: Cathy Smith Bowers and Peter StittJanuary 5, 2014 8:00 PM - 9:00 PMKetner Auditorium, Sykes Hall, Queens Main Campus
Please join us for an evening with two of our MFA faculty members, who will read from their new work. Park Road Books will be on hand with books for sale.
Cathy Smith Bowers', a former NC Poet Laureate and long-time writer-in-residence at Queens, will read from new poems. Her poems have appeared widely in publications such as The Atlantic Monthly, The Georgia Review, Poetry, The Southern Review, and The Kenyon Review. She is the author of several collections of poetry: The Love That Ended Yesterday in Texas, Texas Tech University Press, 1992; Traveling in Time of Danger, Iris Press, 1999; and A Book of Minutes, Iris Press, 2004. The Collected Poems of Cathy Smith Bowers was recently published by Press 53.
Peter Stitt has been the editor of the Gettysburg Review since its founding in 1988 and is the author of the new collection of essays The Perfect Life and of two books about poetry, The World's Hieroglyphic Beauty and Uncertainty and Plenitude. His creative nonfiction appears in most issues of the Gettysburg Review under the heading "Editor's Pages." He has also published in the Georgia Review, Harper's, the New York Times Book Review, the Paris Review, and many other periodicals.
Kyle O'Brien, Executive VP of Sales, of Chobani Global Holdings, Inc. will speak to the McColl School of Business on Thursday, March 13, 2014 in the Ketner Auditorium from 5:30-6:30pm as part of the BB&T Distinguished Leaders in Action Lecture Series. The lecture series provides the McColl School of Business students, alumni and friends with an opportunity to engage with distinguished leaders. View Event