Visiting Writers Series: A Poetry Reading with Alex Lemon

Visiting Writers Series: A Poetry Reading with Alex Lemon

April 8, 2014 - 5:30pm
Where: 
Woods Theatre, Theatre and Dance Building
Price: 
Free and open to the public.
Contact:
Center for Writers 601.266.4320

ALEX LEMON is the author of Happy: A Memoir and four poetry collections: MosquitoHallelujah BlackoutFancy Beasts and The Wish Book. An essay collection is forthcoming from Milkweed Editions. His writing has appeared in Esquire, American Poetry Review, The Huffington Post, Ploughshares, Best American Poetry, Tin House, Kenyon Review, AGNI, New England Review, The Southern Review and jubilat, among others. Among his awards are a 2005 Fellowship in Poetry from the NEA and a 2006 Minnesota Arts Board Grant. He is an editor-at-large for Saturnalia Books, the poetry editor of descant and frequently writes book reviews for the Dallas Morning News. He lives in Ft. Worth, Texas, and teaches at TCU.