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D. A. Powell to Read at Bernheim Arboretum and Research Forest

  • Bernheim Arboretum and Research Forest 2499 Clermont Rd Clermont, KY 40110 USA (map)

Join us on October 25 for a public reading by current Sarabande Writer in Residence, D. A. Powell. Book signing to follow.

D. A. Powell is the author of five collections, including Useless Landscape, or A Guide for Boys, which received the National Book Critics Circle Award in poetry. His honors include the Kingsley Tufts Prize in Poetry and an Arts & Letters Award in Literature from the American Academy of Arts & Letters, as well as fellowships from the Guggenheim Foundation and the National Endowment for the Arts.

Critic Stephen Burt, writing in the New York Times, said of D. A. Powell “No accessible poet of his generation is half as original, and no poet as original is this accessible.”

photo credit: Matt Valentine

photo credit: Matt Valentine