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Poet Bill Tremblay

January 26 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Sponsored by Friends of Jacob Edwards Library.

Stephen Riel will introduce the reading.

Born and raised in Southbridge, Bill Tremblay will present readings from his books of poetry which include Crying in the Cheap Seats, The Anarchist Heart, Duhamel: Ideas of Order in Little Canada, Shooting Script: Door of Fire, Walks Along the Ditch, and most recently, The Luminous Race Track.

In 1973, Bill took a professorship at Colorado State University. During his tenure, he has received many honors including a Fulbright-Hays Lectureship in

Lisbon, Portugal, a National Endowment for the Humanities at New York University, a National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship, the Colorado Arts Award (for Shooting Script) as well as grants from the Corporation at Yaddo and the Mountain Writers Center. He was editor of Colorado Review for fifteen years as well as Director of the MFA Program. He is the recipient of the John F. Stern Distinguished Professor Award from Colorado State University for his teaching and advising. He and his wife Cynthia have moved back East to Quincy, MA, to be near family.

Venue

Jacob Edwards Library
236 Main Street
Southbridge, MA United States
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