Literature Program

Friday, October 19, 2007

Co-sponsored/co-presented by:
UB Poetics Program

Timothy Donnelly & Siobhan Scarry

Poetics Plus

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Timothy Donnelly has been poetry editor of Boston Review since 1995. His first book of poems, Twenty-Seven Props for a Production of Eine Lebenszeit, was published by Grove Press in 2003. His poems have appeared in numerous magazines and journals—including American Letters & Commentary, TriQuarterly, and The Literary Review—and in such anthologies as Joyful Noise: An Anthology of American Spiritual Poetry and Legitimate Dangers: American Poets of the New Century. He is Acting Director of Poetry in Writing, a division of Columbia University's School of the Arts, and lives in Brooklyn.

Siobhán Scarry's work has appeared or is forthcoming in jubilat, Greensboro Review, Mid-American Review, Five Fingers Review, P-Queue, and Sentence, among other journals. Her prose poems won Editors' Choice in Mid-American Review's "Fineline" competition in 2003, 2004, and 2005. She holds an MFA from the University of Montana, and is currently pursuing a Ph.D. in Literature at UB. In addition to teaching at the university, she works as a poet-in-the-schools through Just Buffalo Literary Center.

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