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Poetry Reading by Catherine Pierce

April 6, 2017 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Acclaimed poet and Mississippi State professor, Catherine Pierce, will join us for an evening of poetry. Pierce is the author of three books of poems: The Tornado Is the World (Saturnalia 2016), The Girls of Peculiar (Saturnalia 2012), winner of the Mississippi Institute of Arts and Letters Poetry Prize, and Famous Last Words (Saturnalia 2008), winner of the Saturnalia Books Poetry Prize. Her chapbook, Animals of Habit (Kent State University Press), was published in 2004. Her poems have appeared or are forthcoming in The Best American Poetry (2015 and 2011), Best New Poets, Slate, Boston Review, Ploughshares, FIELD, A Public Space, The Cincinnati Review, Ninth Letter, Court Green, Crab Orchard Review, Indiana Review, Gulf Coast, Barrow Street, The Normal School, Blackbird, diode, Mid-American Review, Pleiades, Crazyhorse, and elsewhere.


April 6, 2017
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm