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.

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Eagle Pond Authors’ Series: Jenny Johnson

  Jenny Johnson is the author of the acclaimed collection, In Full Velvet, published by Sarabande Books in 2017 and hailed by Publishers Weekly as a “stunningly lyrical debut.” Her many honors include a 2015 Whiting Award and a 2016-17 Hodder Fellowship at Princeton University. She has also received awards and scholarships from the Blue Mountain Read More »»

Eagle Pond Authors’ Series: Martín Espada

Martín Espada has published almost twenty books as a poet, editor, essayist and translator. His latest collection of poems from Norton is called Vivas to Those Who Have Failed (2016). Other books of poems include The Trouble Ball (2011), The Republic of Poetry (2006), Alabanza (2003), A Mayan Astronomer in Hell’s Kitchen (2000), Imagine the Read More »»

Eagle Pond Authors’ Series: Barbara Edelman

  Barbara Edelman is the author of Dream of the Gone-From City (Carnegie Mellon University Press, 2017), hailed by Lynn Emanuel as “brilliant” and by Dorothy Barresi as “a beautiful and long-awaited debut.” Edelman was educated at Colgate University, California State University Northridge, and holds the MFA in poetry from the University of Pittsburgh. She Read More »»