Friday, April 21, 2017 at 11:00am
Ide Memorial Commons Room, Taper Hall
Please join the PhD in Creative Writing & Literature Program for a Q&A session and luncheon with poet Jane Mead.
Jane Mead is the author of five volumes of poetry, most recently, World of Made and Unmade, from Alice James Books. Her poems have been published widely in anthologies and journals and she is the recipient of grants and awards from the Whiting, Guggenheim and Lannan Foundations. She has taught at many colleges and universities, including Colby College, The University of Iowa and Wake Forest University. She now manages the ranch her grandfather purchased in the early 1900's in Northern California, where she grows zinfandel and cabernet wine grapes. She teaches in the Drew University low-residency MFA program in Poetry and Poetry Translation.