Tusculum hosting poetry reading

 Tusculum College will host a poetry reading by nationally-recognized poets Ken Robidoux, Adam Clay and Dr. Erin Smith at 7 p.m. on Nov. 7.

 The free event is held in the Behan Arena Theater in the Annie Hogan Byrd Fine Arts Center at Tusculum’s Greeneville campus.

 Robidoux is the publisher and founding editor-inchief of Connotation Press: An Online Artifact, and former editor-in-chief of Mosaic Art and Literary Journal.

 Clay’s poems have appeared or are forthcoming in Boston Review, Ploughshares, Denver Quarterly, Iowa Review and New Orleans Review. He co-edits TYPO Magazine.

 Smith is the founder and managing editor of Sundress. Her poetry and nonfiction have appeared in magazines, including 32 Poems, New Delta Review, The Florida Review, Cimarron Review, Third Coast and Crab Orchard.

 The event is part of the Humanities Series, sponsored by the college’s English department.

 For more information, call assistant English professor Dr. Clay Matthews at 423-636-7300.

Posted on Tuesday, October 30, 2012 at 9:02 am