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24 Oct

Poet’s Corner ft. Bill Brown

Contact Info:

Joyce Sohl
jsohl@scarrittbennett.org
615-340-7540

Time & Date

Event Starts:
10/24/2019 7:00PM
Event Ends:
10/24/2019 8:00PM
Time Zone

CT - Central Time

Location

Scarritt Bennett Center

1027 18th Avenue South
Fondren Hall, 2nd Floor
Nashville, TN 37212
United States

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Event Details

Audience: All

Join fellow poetry enthusiasts for a monthly reading by a featured local poet. Bill Brown is the author of Ten poetry collections and a writing textbook. The National Foundation for Advancement in the Arts awarded him The Distinguished Teacher in the Arts. He has been a Scholar in Poetry at the Bread Loaf Writers Conference, a Fellow at the Virginia Center for the Creative Arts, and a two-time recipient of Fellowships in poetry from the Tennessee Arts Commission. Brown has published hundreds of poems and articles in college journals, magazines and anthologies. The Tennessee Writers Alliance named Brown the 2011 Writer of the Year. His new and selected collection, The Cairns, is forthcoming from 3: A Taos Press in Denver. He lives with his wife, Suzanne, and a tribe of cats in the hills north of Nashville. This event is free and open to the public.