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Poets at Keble Series: Reading by Spencer Reece

Friday 27 January 2017 at 4:00 PM

Poets at Keble Series presents a poetry reading by Spencer Reece in the Pusey Room, Keble College.


Spencer Reece’s debut collection, The Clerk’s Tale (2004), was chosen for the Bakeless Poetry Prize by Louise Glück and adapted into a short film by director James Franco. He is also the author of the collection The Road to Emmaus (2013), which was a longlist nominee for the National Book Award.

Spencer Reece’s honours include fellowships from the Guggenheim Foundation and the National Endowment for the Arts, grants from the Fulbright Foundation and the Minnesota State Arts Council, a Witter Bynner fellowship from the Library of Congress, the Amy Lowell Poetry Travelling Scholarship, and a Whiting Writers’ Award. He will be reading from published and from new work.

More information about the series is available here.

This reading is free and open to the public.

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Event information

Ending at: 5:00 PM
Contact: Matthew Bevis

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