Reading Series Archives 1997-2001
2000 - 2001 Reading Series
October 23, 2000
Michael Collier is a poet and editor who teaches English and Creative Writing at the University of Maryland. He has been the Director of the Bread Loaf Writer’s Conference in Middlebury, Vermont, since 1995. His books include The Clasp and The Folded Heart, published by Wesleyan University Press; The Neighbor, from University of Chicago Press; and, most recently, The Ledge, from Houghton-Mifflin. A poet of many honors and awards and national acclaim, we are pleased and fortunate to welcome him to Everett Community College.
Poetry & Revolution: A Collective Reading
April 1, 2001
With Gary London, Mark Murphy, Kevin Craft, Margaret Riordan, Bethany Reid, and more! In the EvCC Library, high noon!
May 4, 2001
Dan Lamberton is a poet and much sought-after historian of Northwest literature. He teaches at Walla Walla College. His talk this afternoon on Poetry and Landscape in the Northwest is sponsored by the Washington Humanities Commission.
1999 - 2000 Reading Series
April 5, 2000
Librarian extraordinaire and Director of the Washington Center for the Book. Nancy Pearl will talk about what new and exciting books have landed on her shelves. EvCC Library at noon.
1997 - 1998 Reading Series
April 22, 1998
A reading with esteemed Northwest poet David Wagoner, longtime editor of Poetry Northwest and Professor of Creative Writing at the University of Washington since the early 1960s. A fellow of the American Academy of Poets, winner of the Ruth Lilly Prize from Poetry magazine, his most recent book is Walt Whitman Bathing, from the University of Illinois Press.