Frostburg State University presents alumnus poet and author Brian Gilmore on Monday, March 12, at 7 p.m. in the FSU Lane University Center Atkinson room 201. This event is part of the Lewis J. Ort Library Author Series 2007 and is free and open to the public.
Gilmore is the author of two books of poetry: “Elvis Presley is Alive and Well and Living in Harlem” and “Jungle Nights and Soda Fountain Rags.” Gilmore recently published essays on politics and culture in “The Nation,” “The Progressive,” “SACOBSERVER.ORG” and the “Detroit Free-Press.” He has also reviewed books on privacy issues, hip-hop music, and African-Americans in sports. In addition, he has appeared on the popular NPR radio show “This American Life” hosted by Ira Glass.
For more information, contact Jeff Maehre at (301) 687-4734.
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