Thursday, September 1, 2016
UNCG Faculty Center
The MFA Writing Program at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro and The Greensboro Review will host a poetry reading by Stuart Dischell on Thursday, September 1st at 7:00 PM in the UNCG Faculty Center on College Avenue. The reading will celebrate the release of his latest collection, Standing on Z, as well as the reprint edition of his award-winning collection Good Hope Road. The event is free and open to the public and will be followed by a book signing.
Stuart Dischell is the author of Good Hope Road, a 1991 National Poetry Series Selection; Evenings & Avenues; Dig Safe; and Backwards Days. His chapbook Standing on Z will be published in the fall by Unicorn Press. Dischell’s poems have been published in journals such as The Atlantic, AGNI, Slate, storySouth, The Kenyon Review, and in anthologies including Essential Pleasures, Hammer and Blaze, The Pushcart Prize, and Good Poems. Terminus Magazine is serializing his nonfiction work Walking the Walls of Paris. A recipient of awards from the National Endowment for the Arts, the North Carolina Arts Council, and the John Simon Guggenheim Foundation, he teaches in the Master of Fine Arts Program in Creative Writing at UNC Greensboro.