G.C. Waldrep Poetry Reading

Thursday, March 14, 2019 - 7:00 pm

G.C. Waldrep will read from his new collection, feast gently (Tupelo, 2018). He earned his B.A. from Harvard University, a Ph.D. in history from Duke University and an M.F.A. in poetry from the University of Iowa. His collections of poetry include Goldbeater’s Skin (2003), which won the Colorado Prize for Poetry; Disclamor (2007); Archicembalo (2009), winner of the Dorset Prize; Your Father on the Train of Ghosts (2011). Waldrep is also editor of West Branch and editor at large for the Kenyon Review. His honors and awards include prizes from the Poetry Society of America and the Academy of American Poets, fellowships from the National Endowment for the Arts and the North Carolina Arts Council, and residencies from Yaddo, the MacDowell Colony and the Campbell Corner Foundation. He currently teaches at Bucknell University and directs the Bucknell Seminar for Younger Poets.


Room 1017, Bartlett Hall
Contact Information
Rachel Morgan
(319) 273-2016