Upcoming Events

Poet Elizabeth Bradfield

March 27, 2014 Elizabeth Bradfield, Poet

‌‌Elizabeth Bradfield's reading will take place from 7:30-8:30pm (reception at 7:00)
Thursday, March 27 in the Argo Athletic Club (Building 54/ Room 164)


 Elizabeth Bradfield is the author of Interpretive Work (Arktoi Books/Red Hen Press, 2008), which won the Audre Lorde Award and was a finalist for a Lambda Literary Award, and Approaching Ice (Persea Books, 2010), a book of poems about Arctic and Antarctic exploration that was a finalist for the James Laughlin Award from the Academy of American Poets. Bradfield's poetry has been published in The Atlantic Monthly, The New Yorker, Poetry, Prairie Schooner, Field, The Believer, Orion,and elsewhere. This Assignment is So Gay: LGBTIQ Poets on Teaching, Open the Door: How to Excite Young People About Poetry, The Ecopoetry Antholgoy, New Poets of the American West and other athologies have included her work. She has been awarded fellowships and scholarships from Stanford University's Wallace Stegner Fellowship program, the Bread Loaf Writer's Conference, the Vermont Studio Center, and elsewhere. For 2012 - 2014, she will be the Jacob Ziskind Visiting Poet-in-Residence at Brandeis University. (Photo credit: Ken Knowles)