Eagle Pond Authors' Series

Thank you to our sponsor

Generous support from the Follett Higher Education Group at the PSU Bookstore helps keep this series free and open to the public. A book signing and reception follow each reading. Free tickets are available in advance to ensure admission.

Follett Plymouth State University Bookstore

Eagle Pond Authors: Frank Bidart

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Frank Bidart’s most recent poetry collection, Metaphysical Dog, won the 2013 National Book Critics Circle Award and was a National Book Award finalist.  His other books include Watching the Spring Festival, Star Dust, Desire, a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize, and In the Western Night: Collected Poems 1965-90.  About Bidart’s work, former U.S. Post Laureate Read More »»

Eagle Pond Authors: Fanny Howe

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Fanny Howe is the author of more than 20 books of poetry and prose, most recently Second Childhood, a finalist for the National Book Award, Come and See, The Lyrics and The Winter Sun: Notes on a Vocation.  Her novels include Nod, Saving History and Indivisible.  Howe was the only American nominated for the Man-Booker Read More »»

Eagle Pond Authors: Jill McDonough

Jill McDonough

2014 Lannan Fellowship and three-time Pushcart prize winner, Jill McDonough’s books of poems include Habeas Corpus (Salt, 2008), Oh, James! (Seven Kitchens, 2012), and Where You Live (Salt, 2012).  The recipient of fellowships from the National Endowment for the Arts, the Fine Arts Work Center, the New York Public Library, the Library of Congress, and Read More »»

Eagle Pond Authors: Joyce Peseroff

Joyce Peseroff

Joyce Peseroff’s four books of poems are The Hardness Scale, A Dog in the Lifeboat, Mortal Education, Eastern Mountain Time and due out this fall, Know Thyself.   She has been coordinating editor, managing editor, and associate poetry editor of Ploughshares, and edited The Ploughshares Poetry Reader, Robert Bly: When Sleepers Awake, and Simply Lasting: Writers Read More »»