Lindsay Bernal

7:00 PM, Wednesday, February 20, 2019
Scuppernong Books, 304 S. Elm Street
Poetry reading

The MFA Writing Program at The University of North Carolina at Greensboro and The Greensboro Review will host a poetry reading by Lindsay Bernal on Wednesday, February 20th 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.

Born and raised in Rochester, NY, Lindsay Bernal holds a B.A. in English and Spanish from the University of Virginia and an M.F.A. in Poetry from the University of Maryland, where she has coordinated the Creative Writing Program and the Writers Here & Now reading series for over a decade.

Her first collection of poems, What It Doesn't Have to Do With, selected by Paul Guest as a winner of the 2017 National Poetry Series competition, was published by the University of Georgia Press on September 15, 2018. The recipient of a scholarship from the Bread Loaf Writers' Conference and a fellowship from the Dorothy Sargent Rosenberg Memorial Fund, Lindsay divides her time between Front Royal, VA, and Washington, DC.