The Frostburg State University Department of English and the Center for Creative Writing presents poet and creative nonfiction writer Cynthia Huntington on Thursday, Nov. 3, at 7:30 p.m. in the Lane University Center room 142. The event is free and open to the public.
Huntington’s latest poetry collection, “The Radiant,” published in 2003 by Four Way Books was winner of the Levis Prize. She is also the author of two previous books of poetry, “The Fish-Wife” and “We Have Gone to the Beach,” as well as a prose memoir, “The Salt House.” She has won other prizes and awards, including two National Endowment for the Arts grants in poetry, and fellowships from the Fine Arts Work Center in Provincetown, the New Hampshire State Council on the Arts and the Massachusetts Artists Foundation. She is a professor of English at Dartmouth College and currently serves as New Hampshire Poet Laureate.
A reception and book signing, sponsored by the FSU Office of Student and Community Involvement, will follow the reading.
For more information, contact the Department of English at 301-687-4221.
FSU is committed to making all of its programs, services and activities accessible to persons with disabilities. You may request accommodations through ADA Compliance Office at 301-687-4102, TDD 301-687-7955.
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