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Good Thunder: Thursday October 30

Nadine B. Andreas Visiting Writer poet Robert Hass will answer questions about writing, present a craft talk, and give a reading with creative nonfiction writer Elizabeth Horneber.

2014-10-27

Good Thunder:  Thursday, October 30

On Thursday, October 30, Nadine B. Andreas Visiting Writer poet Robert Hass will answer questions about writing, present a craft talk, and give a reading with creative nonfiction writer Elizabeth Horneber. All events are free and open to the public.

WHAT                                 WHEN                              WHERE

Informal Q&A                    10–11 a.m.                     CSU Room 201

Craft Talk                           3–3:50 p.m.                   CSU Ostrander Auditorium

Reading/book signing        7:30–8:30 p.m.              CSU Room 245

                                                                                      (Books will be available for purchase.)

Robert Hass has published many books of poetry including Field Guide, Praise, Human Wishes, and Sun Under Wood, as well as three essay collections. His collection of poems Time and Materials won the National Book Award and the Pulitzer Prize. Hass served as US Poet Laureate from 1995-1997.

Elizabeth Horneber co-hosts the KMSU "Weekly Reader" radio program and is the creative nonfiction editor of the Blue Earth Review. She is a third-year MFA candidate in creative writing, concentrating in creative nonfiction, at Minnesota State, Mankato, and the 2014-2015 Andreas Graduate Assistant.

An interview with Hass, part of the “Authors in Transit” series on public-radio station KMSU 89.7 FM, will air on Thursday, October 30 at 1 p.m., and on Friday, October 31, at 11 a.m.

For more information, call Diana Joseph, Series Director, at 507-389-5144 or email goodthunder@mnsu.edu.

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