David Baker Visits Utah State University


Aug 4, 2017, 2:30 pm

USU hosts poet, essayist, and Kenyon Review editor David Baker, who will discuss and share his wide-ranging work. This event will take place in the Caine Room of the Family Life Building on USU's campus.

David Baker is author of eleven books of poetry, recently Scavenger Loop (Norton, 2015) and Never-Ending Birds (Norton), which was awarded the Theodore Roethke Memorial Poetry Prize in 2011.  His six prose books include Show Me Your Environment: Essays on Poetry, Poets, and Poems (Michigan, 2014) and Seek After: Seven Modern Lyric Poets (forthcoming). Among other awards are prizes and grants from the Guggenheim Foundation, National Endowment for the Arts, Mellon Foundation, and Society of Midland Authors.  He holds the Thomas B. Fordham Chair at Denison University, teaches frequently in the Warren Wilson MFA program for writers, and serves as Poetry Editor of The Kenyon Review.

This event is made possible with support from Utah State University and Utah Humanities.

Utah State University

3000 Old Main Hl
Logan , UT 84322-3000
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Event Contact:

Michael Sowder
michael.sowder@usu.edu

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