On April 7, at 7:00 pm at the Kellogg-Hubbard Library, enjoy an evening of readings with two local poets and professors, Janet Sylvester and F. Brett Cox.
Janet Sylvester’s first books of poetry, That Mulberry Wine and The Mark of Flesh, were published by Wesleyan University Press and W.W. Norton. Her new book, After-Hours at the Museum of Tolerance, is a finalist at Paris Press. Her poems have appeared in many journals and anthologies: Pushcart Prize XXVIII; Best American Poetry; Triquarterly; Boulevard, Harvard Review; Virginia Quarterly Review; Georgia Review; Poetry Daily; and many others. She has been awarded multiple residencies at Yaddo, the MacDowell Colony, Virginia Center for the Creative Arts, and the Breadloaf Writers Conference. She directs the low-residency BFA Program in Creative Writing at Goddard College.
F. Brett Cox’s recent publications include fiction in Eclipse Online, Shadows and Tall Trees 2014, and War Stories, poetry in IthacaLit, The Lake, and Exit 13, and a monologue in Geek Theater. Cox is Professor of English at Norwich University.