Poet Kathleen Peirce Reads as Visiting Writer

Posted: October 18, 2004 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

Poet Kathleen Peirce will give a reading Wednesday, Oct. 20, as part of the Visiting Writers program sponsored by the Master of Fine Arts Program in Writing. The reading will begin at 8 p.m. in Grand Tier III of the Center for the Arts and is free and open to the community.

Peirce is the author of four collections of poetry: Mercy, which won the Associated Writing Programs Prize; Divided Touch, Divided Color; The Oval Hour, which won the Iowa Prize and the William Carlos Williams Award from the Poetry Society of America; and most recently, Ardors. She teaches in the MFA writing program at Texas State University.

For more information, call the English Department at 703-993-1160.

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