Detroit, MI 48202
Since 1975, Lux has been a member of the writing faculty at Sarah Lawrence College. Lux is also a core faculty member of the Warren Wilson M.F.A. Program for Writers. In 1996 he was a visiting professor at University of California, Irvine. A former Guggenheim Fellow and three times a recipient of grants from the National Endowment for the Arts, Lux received, in 1995, the $50,000 Kingsley Tufts Poetry Award for his sixth collection, Split Horizons. His poems are featured in American Alphabets: 25 Contemporary Poets (2006) and many other anthologies.
For a sample of Thomas Lux's work, see his page on Poets.org.
He is reading in the English Department on Monday, October 14th from 12-1 p.m. in #10302 of 5057 Woodward. Events are free and open to the public.
WSU creative writing student Vincent Perrone will open the event by reading from his work.