Working Writer Series: Alex Lemon

Thursday, October 18, 2018
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM (ET)
Carol and Park B. Smith Hall Rehm Lib
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Lecture - Speaker
Elise Saad
English Department

October 18  Alex Lemon
READING at 7:30 pm  Rehm Library   Smith Hall

Alex Lemon is a poet and the author of two works of nonfiction: Happy, selected by Kirkus as one of the best memoirs of 2010, and Feverland: A Memoir in Shards, 2017. His collections of poems include The Wish Book, Fancy Beasts, Hallelujah Blackout, and Mosquito; a fifth, Or Beauty, is also forthcoming. His writing has appeared in Esquire, River Teeth, Best American Poetry, AGNI, Bomb, Pleiades, and many other magazines and journals. He has received a National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship in Poetry, a Jerome Foundation Fellowship, and a Minnesota State Arts Board Grant, as well as the Paterson Award for Literary Excellence. He is an Associate Professor of English at Texas Christian University in Fort Worth.

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Categories: English

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