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WORD THURSDAYS FEATURING ANDY FOGEL AND ANDREA FRY
October 25 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Philip Mosley (Dunmore, PA) is Emeritus Distinguished Professor of English and Comparative Literature at Penn State. In 2008, he was awarded the Prix de la Traduction by the French Community of Belgium, and in 2011 his translation of François Jacqmin’s The Book of the Snow was shortlisted for the international Griffin Poetry Prize. His version of The Blacktip Ragwort, a suite of poems by Guy Vaes, recently appeared in Modern Poetry in Translation. Currently, he is writing a series of personal essays on greater- and lesser-known writers whose lives and careers have sparked some of his own literary and historical interests.
Daniel G. Payne (Oneonta, NY) received his JD from Albany Law School and his PhD in English from the University at Buffalo. He is the author of Voices in the Wilderness: American Nature Writing and Environmental Politics (1996), and editor of The Palgrave Environmental Reader (2005) and Writing the Land: John Burroughs and his Legacy (2007). He is a professor of English and creative writing at SUNY College at Oneonta, and received the SUNY Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Teaching in 2012. He recently completed a biography of the American writer Henry Beston entitled Orion on the Dunes: A Biography of Henry Beston. Website: www.oriononthedunes.com.
$3 suggested donation. Students are free.
- October 25
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
- Bright Hill Press and Literary Center, 94 Church Street, Treadwell, NY, 13846, United States
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