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Roger W. Hecht
Wednesday, October 13, 2021 at 7 p.m. in Eaton Lounge, Bresee Hall
Roger W. Hecht is the author of two collections of poetry: Talking Pictures (Cervena Barva, 2012) and a recently published chapbook, Witness Report (Finishing Line, 2020). Poet Bertha Rogers calls Hecht “a poet unafraid to look at everyday life in the eye and tell the truth of it, in precise and elegant language.” Poet Robert Bensen writes that Hecht’s poems “create and shape a better, clearer vision.” A three-time Pushcart Prize nominee, his poems have appeared in Denver Quarterly, Yes, Poetry, Puerto del Sol, The Piltdown Review, Diagram, and many other journals. He is an Associate Professor of English at SUNY Oneonta, where he teaches literature and creative writing.
Wednesday, November 10, 2021 at 7 p.m. in Eaton Lounge, Bresee Hall
Su Cho is a poet and essayist living in Lancaster, Pennsylvania where she is a Visiting Assistant Professor of English at Franklin & Marshall College. Her debut poetry collection, Symmetry of Fish, won the 2021 National Poetry Series and is forthcoming from Penguin. She was a finalist for the 2020 Ruth Lilly & Dorothy Sargent Rosenberg Fellowship and currently serves as Consulting Editor for POETRY magazine after serving as guest editor. Find her on Twitter @su__cho or visit suchowrites.com.
Readings are presented by the Department of English and the Visiting Writers Series at Hartwick College.
For more information, please contact Assistant Professor of English Bradley J. Fest at email@example.com or 607-431-4921.
Wednesday, March 24, 2021
Brendan Walsh has lived and taught in South Korea, Laos, and South Florida. He graduated from Hartwick College in 2010 with a degree in English-Creative Writing. His work has recently appeared in Rattle, Glass Poetry, Indianapolis Review, American Literary Review, minnesota review, and other journals. He is the author of five books and chapbooks of poetry, including Go (Aldrich Press, 2016), Buddha vs. Bonobo (Sutra Press, 2017), and fort lauderdale (Grey Book Press, 2019). His next collection, concussion fragment, is forthcoming from NightBallet Press in 2020.
C. L. Clark
Wednesday, April 28, 2021
C.L. Clark is the author of The Unbroken (Orbit, 2021), the first book in the Magic of the Lost trilogy. She graduated from Indiana University’s creative writing MFA and was a 2012 Lambda Literary Fellow. She’s been a personal trainer, an English teacher, and an editor, and is some combination thereof as she travels the world. When she’s not writing or working, she’s learning languages, doing P90something, or reading about war and (post-)colonial history. Her work has appeared or is forthcoming in FIYAH, PodCastle, Uncanny, and Beneath Ceaseless Skies.
Wednesday, March 11, 2020
Shena McAuliffe’s debut novel, The Good Echo (Black Lawrence Press, 2018), won the Big Moose Prize and the Balcones Fiction Prize. Her essay collection, Glass, Light, Electricity, winner of the Permafrost Prize in nonfiction, is forthcoming from the University of Alaska Press in February 2020. She holds an MFA from Washington University in St. Louis and a Ph.D. in Literature and Creative Writing from the University of Utah. She grew up in Wisconsin and Colorado, and now lives in Schenectady, New York, where she is an assistant professor of fiction at Union College.