Wordsmiths - W.D. Ehrhart & Chris Bursk
Friday, March 15, 2013
Where and When
Location: Orangery - Newtown Campus
W. D. Ehrhart is author or editor of 20 books of poetry and prose, most recently The Bodies Beneath the Table and Dead on a High Hill. He was the 1983 Bucks County Poet Laureate, and currently teaches English and History at the Haverford School in Pennsylvania.
A recipient of NEA, Guggenheim, and Pew Fellowships, Christopher Bursk is the author of ten books, including The Improbable Swervings of Atoms, winner of the Donald Hall prize in Poetry from AWP. His poems have won the Another Chicago Magazine Award, 49th Parallel Award from Bellingham Review, New Letters Prize in Poetry, and the 2011 Allen Ginsberg Poetry Award. Most importantly Bursk is the grandfather of six.
Free and open to the public.