Derrick Austin Poetry Reading
April 3 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm EDT
Derrick Austin will read from his award-winning first book, Trouble the Water.
This event is free and open to the public, as presented by Goddard’s BFA in Creative Writing program.
Derrick Austin is the author of Trouble the Water (BOA Editions). A Cave Canem fellow, Pushcart Prize and four-time Best New Poets nominee, he earned his MFA at the University of Michigan. His poems have appeared or are forthcoming in Best American Poetry 2015, New England Review, Image: A Journal of Arts and Religion, Memorious, Callaloo, Nimrod, Crab Orchard Review, and other journals and anthologies. This fall he will be the 2016-2017 Ron Wallace Poetry Fellow at the Wisconsin Institute of Creative Writing.