Connecticut Poet Kurt Brown at Russell House

This week’s Russell House event, poet Kurt Brown:

Connecticut Poetry Circuit Poet:
KURT BROWN

Kurt Brown was born in Brooklyn and grew up on Long Island and in Connecticut. He spent many years in Aspen, Colorado, where he founded the Aspen Writers’ Conference and edited the Aspen Anthology. Brown is editor of The Measured Word: On Poetry and Science and Verse & Universe: Poems about Science and Mathematics as well as The True Subject, Writing It Down for James, and Facing the Lion.

He is the author of three award-winning chapbooks and two collections of poems, Return of the Prodigals and More Things in Heaven & Earth. Brown’s poems have appeared in many periodicals, including Ontario Review, Massachusetts Review, Crazyhorse, and Southern Poetry Review.

Contact: Lucia Pier, russellhouse@wesleyan.edu
http://www.wesleyan.edu/writing/distinguished_writers/

Date: Wednesday, October 22
Time: 8:00 pm
Place: Russell House