April Ossmann, author of the poetry collections Event Boundaries, published in March 2017, and Anxious Music, has published her poetry widely in journals, including Colorado Review and Harvard Review, and in anthologies. Her poetry awards include a 2013 Vermont Arts Council Creation Grant and a Prairie Schooner Readers’ Choice Award. Ossmann owns a poetry consulting business and is a faculty editor for the MFA in Creative Writing Program at Sierra Nevada College.
Cynthia Huntington’s fifth book of poetry, Terra Nova, was published in January 2017 by the Crab Orchard Poetry Series, Southern Illinois University Press. Huntington’s book Heavenly Bodies was a finalist for the 2012 National Book Award in Poetry. Presently a Guggenheim Fellow in Poetry, she teaches at VCFA in the MFA in Writing Program, and at Dartmouth College where she holds the Frederick Sessions Beebe Chair in Writing.
6 pm | Kellogg-Hubbard Library, 135 Main Street