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Pulitzer Prize-Winning Poet Louise Gluck at Tulane University

March 27, 2008 1:15 AM


Kathryn Hobgood

Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Louise Glück will read samples of her work at Tulane University on Monday, March 31 at 7 p.m. in the Kendall Cram Lecture Hall at the Lavin-Bernick Center for University Life. This event, which is sponsored by the Creative Writing Fund of the Department of English, is free and open to the public.

Glück, a former Poet Laureate, is the author of eleven books of poetry, including Averno, a finalist for the 2006 National Book Award in Poetry; The Seven Ages (2001); Vita Nova (1999); and The Wild Iris (1992), which received the Pulitzer Prize and the Poetry Society of America"s William Carlos Williams Award. She is also the author of an essay collection, Proofs and Theories: Essays on Poetry (1994), which won the PEN/Martha Albrand Award for non-fiction. Her numerous prizes and honors include fellowships from the Guggenheim and Rockefeller Foundations and from the National Endowment for the Arts.