2019 English Department Poetry Readings - Maggie Smith

Maggie Smith, poet

Maggie Smith is the author of three books of poetry: Good Bones (Tupelo Press, 2017); The Well Speaks of Its Own Poison(2015); and Lamp of the Body (Red Hen Press, 2005). Smith is also the author of three prizewinning chapbooks. Her poems are widely published and anthologized, appearing in Best American Poetry, the New York Times, Tin House, The Paris Review, Ploughshares, Virginia Quarterly Review, and elsewhere. In 2016 her poem “Good Bones” went viral internationally and has been translated into nearly a dozen languages. Public Radio International called it “the official poem of 2016.”

All readings will be held in the Ronk Lecture Hall, Dwight Schar Building. For more information, please contact Lindsay Brandon-Smith at 429.289.5110 or lbrando2@ashland.edu

Start Date: 
Wednesday, October 23, 2019 - 4:00pm

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