College of Letters, Arts and Social Sciences

Poet Bryan Dietrich

Bryan Dietrich: "Readings from the Greek Pantheon"

Nov 19, 2015 12:00 PM to Nov 19, 2015 12:50 PM at Bldg. 24, Rm. 1228

Bryan Dietrich, an award winning, Pulitzer Prize-nominated poet, will read from several of his popular poetic works in "Readings from the Greek Pantheon." Some of his readings will include selections from Krypton Nights, a book of poems about characters in the Superman mythology, and Universal Monsters, a book in which he allegorically relates memories of his childhood to famous horror films.

Bryan is the author of six books of poems and co-editor of a recent poetry anthology. He has published poems in The New Yorker, The Nation, Poetry, s, The Paris Review, Harvard Review, Yale Review, and many other journals. He has won The Paris Review Prize, a “Discovery”/The Nation Award, a Writers at Work Fellowship, and has been nominated for both the Pushcart and the Pulitzer.