Nebraska Wesleyan Spring Writers Series: Adam Prince and Charlotte Pence

When
Feb 7 2013 - 6:00pm
About this event
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Nebraska Wesleyan University's Visiting Writers Series brings prominent national and international writers to campus. In addition to giving public readings, our visiting writers meet with students to discuss the craft of writing. The mission of this series remains the promotion of literary experiences with contemporary writers meant to enliven and to educate young writers here at NWU. All readings are free and open to the public. Charlotte Pence Thursday, February 7, 2013 at 6:00pm Elder Gallery, Vance D. Rogers Center for Fine Arts Charlotte Pence is the author of two award-winning poetry chapbooks and the editor of The Poetics of American Song Lyrics, an essay collection on the similarities and differences between poetry and songs. Her first full-length poetry collection, Spike, is due out in 2014 by Black Lawrence Press. She is married to the fiction writer Adam Prince and will join the creative writing faculty at Eastern Illinois University in 2013. Adam Prince Thursday, February 7, 2013 at 6:00pm Elder Gallery, Vance D. Rogers Center for Fine Arts Born and raised in Southern California, Adam Prince has since lived in New York, South Korea, Arkansas, Nicaragua, and Knoxville, Tennessee. His award-winning fiction has appeared in The Missouri Review, The Southern Review, and Narrative Magazine, among others. In 2011, Narrative Magazine named him one of the best twenty new writers. He is married to the poet Charlotte Pence and is currently at work on a novel that takes place in Jakarta, Indonesia. He will receive his doctoral degree from the University of Tennessee in May, coinciding with the publication of his first book, a collection of stories called The Beautiful Wishes of Ugly Men.
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Website: 
http://www.nebrwesleyan.edu/academics/academic-departments/english-department/visiting-writers-series
Location
Elder Gallery
50th St. and Huntington Ave. Nebraska Wesleyan University
68504 Lincoln, NE
United States
Phone: 402-465-2349
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