Poet Morri Creech
Tuesday, April 15, 2014, 7 p.m.
Queens University Sports and Conference Center
2229 Tyvola Road, just west of Park Road
Morri Creech is the author of three collections of poetry, Paper Cathedrals
(Kent State U P, 2001), Field Knowledge
(Waywiser, 2006), which received the Anthony Hecht Poetry prize and was nominated for both the Los Angeles Times Book Award and the Poet’s Prize, and The Sleep of Reason
(forthcoming, Waywiser 2013). A recipient of NEA and Ruth Lilly Fellowships, as well as grants from the North Carolina and Louisana Arts councils, he is the Writer in Residence at Queens University of Charlotte, where he teaches courses in both the undergraduate creative writing program and in the low residency M.F.A. program. He lives in Charlotte, North Carolina, with his wife and two children.
2014 Calendar of Events
April 15, 2014 - Morri Creech, poet, author of Letters from the Coast
May 20, 2014 - Judy Goldman, memoirist, author of Losing My Sister