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Visiting Writer Aimee Nezhukumatathil

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Public Visiting Writer Events:

Reading
Tuesday, February 27, 2018
7:00 pm, Giddens Learning Center, 100E

Author Interview
Wednesday, February 28, 2018
7:00 pm, Giddens Learning Center, 100E     

Aimee Nezhukumatathil is the author of four books of poetry: Oceanic; Lucky Fish, winner of the Hoffer Grand Prize for Prose and Independent Books; At the Drive-In Volcano; and Miracle Fruit. With Ross Gay, she co-authored Lace & Pyrite, a chapbook of nature poems (Organic Weapon Arts). She is the poetry editor of Orion magazine and her poems have appeared in the Best American Poetry series, American Poetry Review, New England Review, Poetry, Ploughshares, and Tin House. Awards for her writing include an NEA Fellowship in poetry and the Pushcart Prize. She is professor of English and creative writing in the MFA program of the University of Mississippi. Author website.

Look for the Author Interview in volume 21 of Water~Stone Review