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27th Annual Magill Poetry Series

Featuring: James Tate, Distinguished University Professor, University of Massachusetts, Amherst
27th Annual Magill Poetry Series

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Thursday, March 28, 2013 28/03/2013 16:30:00 28/03/2013 18:00:00 6 27th Annual Magill Poetry SeriesFeaturing: James Tate, Distinguished University Professor, University of Massachusetts, AmherstUniversity Park Campus
4:30 PM to 6:00 PM
University Park Campus
Doheny Memorial Library (DML)
240
Free
213-740-3726

James Tate is the author of Memoir of the Hawk; Shroud of the Gnome; Worshipful Company of Fletchers, which won the National Book Award; Selected Poems, which won the Pulitzer Prize and the William Carlos Williams Award; Distance from Loved Ones; Reckoner; Constant Defender; Riven Doggeries; Viper Jazz; Absences; Hints to Pilgrims; The Oblivion Ha-Ha; and The Lost Pilot, selected for the Yale Series of Younger Poets.

He has published two books of prose, Dreams of a Robot Dancing Bee and The Route as Briefed. His awards include a National Institute of Arts and Letters Award, the Wallace Stevens Award, and fellowships from the Guggenheim Foundation and the National Endowment for the Arts.  He is currently a Chancellor of The Academy of American Poets.