Fall Visiting Writers Series Will Conclude With American Poet Susan Wheeler

Nebraska Wesleyan University's fall Visiting Writers Series will conclude Thursday, November 3 with American poet Susan Wheeler.

Wheeler is the author of five books of poetry, most recently Assorted Poems from Farrar, Straus and Giroux, and a novel, Record Palace (Graywolf Press). The recipient of a Guggenheim Fellowship and the Witter Bynner Prize for Poetry from the American Academy of Arts and Letters, she has taught at Columbia University, the University of Iowa Writers’ Workshop, the New School for Social Research and New York University. She is currently on the faculty and directs the creative writing program of Princeton University.

Wheeler’s reading will begin at 6 p.m. in Elder Gallery.

Visiting Writers Series events are free and open to the public.

American novelist Margaret Lazarus Dean kicked off the fall series on September 26. The series continued in October with a panel of Asian writers.

For more information, contact Brad Tice at 402.465.2351, btice@nebrwesleyan.edu or James Shea, 402.465.2349, jshea@nebrwesleyan.edu

The schedule for the spring Visiting Writers Series will be announced soon.

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American novelist Margaret Lazarus Dean will kick off the fall writers series on September 26.
Lee Hye-Kyung, South Korean fiction writer, will be a part of a panel of writers on October 5.
Zhang Yueran, Chinese novelist, will also be on the writers panel on October 5.
Hong Kong fiction writer Dorothy Tse will share her readings on October 5.
The fall writers series concludes on November 3 with American poet Susan Wheeler.