Hear & Now @ The MAC: George BilgereApril 26, 2012
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Celebrate National Poetry Month with Pushcart Prize winning poet George Bilgere, author of several poetry collections, including The White Museum, Haywire and The Good Kiss. The latter was selected by former U.S. Poet Laureate Billy Collins as the winner of the 2001 University of Akron Poetry Prize. Bilgere’s work is regularly featured on The Writer’s Almanac with Garrison Keillor and he has received grants, fellowships, and awards from the National Endowment for the Arts, the Fulbright Foundation, the Society of Midland Authors, the Ohio Arts Council and the Witter Bynner Foundation. Bilgere teaches at John Carroll University in Cleveland, Ohio.
Reception – 6pm
Reading – 7pm