BEGIN:VCALENDAR VERSION:2.0 PRODID:-//Washington College//NONSGML v1.0//EN X-WR-CALNAME:Washington College Events BEGIN:VTIMEZONE TZID:America/New_York BEGIN:DAYLIGHT TZNAME:EDT DTSTART:20130310T070000 RDATE:20130310T070000 TZOFFSETFROM:-0500 TZOFFSETTO:-0400 END:DAYLIGHT END:VTIMEZONE BEGIN:VTIMEZONE TZID:America/New_York BEGIN:STANDARD TZNAME:EST DTSTART:20131103T060000 RDATE:20131103T060000 TZOFFSETFROM:-0400 TZOFFSETTO:-0500 END:STANDARD END:VTIMEZONE BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20131105T173000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20131105T183000 GEO:39.218716;-76.066691 SUMMARY:An Evening of Poetry with Eduardo Corral DESCRIPTION:Bio\nEduardo C. Corral is a CantoMundo fellow. His poems have appeared in Best American Poetry 2012\, Ploughshares\, and Poetry. He has served as the Olive B. O'Connor Fellow in Creative Writing at Colgate University and as the Philip Roth Resident in Creative Writing at Bucknell University.\n Slow Lightning\, his first book\, was selected by Carl Phillips as the 2011 winner of the Yale Series of Younger Poets competition. He's the recipient of a Whiting Writers' Award\, a National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship\, and the J. Howard and Barbara M. J. Wood Prize from Poetry.\nPoems\n  \n\n "When I finished [Slow Lightning] I bawled. Wise and immense."\n\n —Junot Diaz\, The New York Times Book Review\n  \n\n "He mixes colloquial Spanish and English\, and he packs many\, many lines with sharp\, sensual\, specific imagery—this is Technicolor poetry… . Very engaging."\n\n —Ray Olson\, Booklist This event is free and open to the public. Booksigning to follow. X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:
\n Bio\n

Eduardo C. Corral is a CantoMundo fellow. His poems have appeared in Best American Poetry 2012, Ploughshares, and Poetry. He has served as the Olive B. O'Connor Fellow in Creative Writing at Colgate University and as the Philip Roth Resident in Creative Writing at Bucknell University.

\n Slow Lightning, his first book, was selected by Carl Phillips as the 2011 winner of the Yale Series of Younger Poets competition. He's the recipient of a Whiting Writers' Award, a National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship, and the J. Howard and Barbara M. J. Wood Prize from Poetry.\n

Poems

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\n "When I finished [Slow Lightning] I bawled. Wise and immense."\n

\n —Junot Diaz, The New York Times Book Review

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\n "He mixes colloquial Spanish and English, and he packs many, many lines with sharp, sensual, specific imagery—this is Technicolor poetry… . Very engaging."\n

\n —Ray Olson, Booklist

 

This event is free and open to the public. Booksigning to follow.

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