Kara Candito is the author of Spectator, winner of the Agha Shahid Ali Poetry Prize and Taste of Cherry, winner of the Prairie Schooner Book Prize in Poetry. Her work has been published in Blackbird, AGNI, The Kenyon Review, jubilat, Drunken Boat, Forklift Ohio, The Rumpus, Indiana Review, Best New Poets 2007 and elsewhere. Candito is the winner of a Pushcart Prize and the recipient of scholarships and awards from the Bread Loaf Writers’ Conference, the Council for Wisconsin Writers, the Vermont Studio Center, the MacDowell Colony and the Santa Fe Arts Institute. She is a co-curator of the Monsters of Poetry reading series, a creative writing professor at the University of Wisconsin, Platteville and the co-director of Membership for VIDA: Women in Literary Arts.
Thursday readings begin at 7:00 p.m. followed by a reception for the authors. A lunchtime conversation is scheduled the next day at the Finch Lane Gallery from noon to 1:00 p.m. with the exceptions of the August and April events.
The Guest Writer Series season is sponsored in part by: Salt Lake City Arts Council; Salt Lake County Zoo, Arts and Parks Program; The King’s English Bookshop; Utah Division of Arts & Museums; the University of Utah Latin American Studies Program; the Jarvis & Constance Doctorow Family Foundation; the Utah Humanities Council; and the University of Utah Office of the Vice President, College of Humanities and Environmental Humanities Program. del.icio.us Facebook Google StumbleUpon Twitter Yahoo
Location: Street: 54 Finch Lane Additional: The Art Barn City: Salt Lake City, Province: Utah Postal Code: 84105 Country: United States (tilføjet fra IndieBound)