David Gewanter

7:00 PM, Thursday, October 10, 2019
Scuppernong Books, 304 S. Elm Street
Poetry reading

The MFA Writing Program at UNC Greensboro and The Greensboro Review will host a poetry reading by David Gewanter on Thursday, October 10th at 7PM at Scuppernong Books, 304 S. Elm Street. It is free and open to the public and will be followed by a book signing.

David Gewanter is author of four books of poetry: Fort Necessity (2018), War Bird (2009), The Sleep of Reason (2003), and In the Belly (1997), all published by the University of Chicago Press; and co-editor, with Frank Bidart, of Robert Lowell: Collected Poems (Farrar Straus & Giroux, Faber & Faber, 2003). He earned a B.A. in Intellectual History from the University of Michigan, an M.A. and Ph.D. in English at U.C. Berkeley, and then ran writing programs at Harvard. His work appears in Threepenny ReviewPoetry MagazineBoston ReviewTriQuarterlyNew England Review, Kenyon Review, Slate.com, and elsewhere. He is currently a professor of English at Georgetown University.