EVENT: Rick Campbell Reading 3/4

Reading, Reception, and Book Signing
Alice Peters Auditorium (PB 191)

(Free and open to the public. Parking is available in the UBC lot.)

The MFA Program is proud to host poet and publisher Rick Campbell of Anhinga Press, who will be reading from his latest book of poetry, Dixmont (Autumn House Press, 2007).

A little background on Rick from his website:

“Rick Campbell’s recent books include The Traveler’s Companion (Black Bay Books, 2004). His first full-length book, Setting The World In Order (Texas Tech 2001) won the Walt McDonald Prize. His poems and essays have appeared in The Georgia Review, The Missouri Review, The Tampa Review, Southern Poetry Review, Puerto Del Sol, Prairie Schooner, and other journals. Campbell has won an NEA Fellowship, a Pushcart Prize, and two fellowships from the Florida Arts Council. He is the director of Anhinga Press and the Anhinga Prize for Poetry, and he teaches English at Florida A&M University in Tallahassee, Florida.

Rick holds a BA (1980) University of Florida, MA (1983) University of Wyoming, Ph.D. (1993) Florida State University.

He lives with his wife, daughter, and, possibly, too many dogs, in Gadsden County, Florida.”

Please join us for a great evening of poetry!


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