Visiting Writers Series:
Monday, March 20, 2017
7 p.m. - 8 p.m.
Tompkins College Center
Cedar Crest College
Faculty member of Cedar Crest College's Pan-European MFA and American University of Paris
Please join us this Monday, March 20th at 7 - 8p.m. for a poetry and nonfiction reading with Jeffrey Greene in the 1867 Room of Tompkins College Center. Jeffrey is a faculty member of Cedar Crest's Pan-European MFA program and the American University of Paris.
Jeffrey Greene has published five collections of poetry, most recently Beyond Our Means (2016). He is the author of the memoir French Spirits and three personalized nature books, including In Pursuit of Wild Edibles (2016). He is also the author of Shades of the Other Shore, a book of mixed genre writing: sketches, prose pieces, and poetry written in collaboration with painter Ralph Petty.
His writing has been supported by the NEA, the Connecticut Commission on the Arts, and Rinehart Fund, and he was a winner of the Samuel French Morse Prize, the Randall Jarrell Award, and the "Discovery"/ The Nation Award. His poems, short stories, and essays have appeared numerous publications, including The New Yorker, Poetry, The Nation, Ploughshares, Agni, Southwest Review and the anthologies Strangers in Paris, Intimacy, and Nothing to Declare: A Guide to Flash Sequence.
We hope to see you there!