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May  16

Bruce Snider & Lysley Tenorio

Event Details:

A Reading by Jones Lecturer Bruce Snider and Former Stegner Fellow Lysley Tenorio

Date: Wednesday 5/16/12
Time: 7:00pm
Location: Terrace Room, 4th floor, Margaret Jacks Hall (click here for map)

Bios:

Bruce Snider is the author of the poetry collections, PARADISE, INDIANA, winner of the 2011 Lena-Miles Wever Todd Poetry Prize, and THE YEAR WE STUDIED WOMEN, winner of the Felix Pollak Prize in Poetry. His poems have appeared or are forthcoming in the AMERICAN POETRY REVIEW, PLOUGHSHARES, GETTYSBURG REVIEW and BEST AMERICAN POETRY 2012.  A former Stegner fellow, he is currently a Jones Lecturer at Stanford and will be the Jenny McKean Moore Fellow at George Washington University in DC for 2012-2013.

Lysley Tenorio is the author of the short story collection MONSTRESS.  His stories have appeared in THE ATLANTIC, ZOETROPE, PLOUGHSHARES, MANOA, and THE BEST NEW AMERICAN VOICES and PUSHCART PRIZE anthologies. A Whiting Writer¹s Award winner and a former Stegner Fellow at Stanford University, he has received fellowships from the University of Wisconsin, Phillips Exeter Academy, Yaddo, The MacDowell Colony, and the National Endowment for the Arts.