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October 14, 2013 | 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Category: Special Event
Location: 5057 Woodward #10302 | Map
5057 Woodward
Detroit, MI 48202
Cost: free
Audience: Alumni, Community, Current Graduate Students, Current Undergraduate Students, Faculty, Parents, Prospective Students, Staff

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. 

For more information about this event, please contact Caroline Maun at 313-757-0349 or av4495@wayne.edu.