Faculty reading from the Virginia G. Piper Center for Creative Writing's "Desert Nights, Rising Stars Writers Conference"
Introduction by Ryan Holden
March 3-6, 2011
ASU, Tempe campus
Norman Dubie is the author of more than 20 books. He has received numerous national grants and prizes, including the Bess Hokin Award of the Modern Poetry Association. He has authored many individual publications and his work has appeared in virtually every major journal of poetry over the last three decades, from The American Poetry Review to The New Yorker. Professor Dubie is included in the Norton Anthology of Modern Poetry, which represents the best poetry published in England and America from Walt Whitman's time to the present. He is the recipient of many Fellowships from various organizations, including the National Endowment for the Arts, the Guggenheim Foundation, and the Ingram-Merrill Foundation. His work has been translated into more than 50 languages. His collected poems, The Mercy Seat, recently won the PEN USA Prize for Best Book of Poetry. Professor Dubie was born in Barre, Vermont, and joined the faculty at Arizona State University in 1975.
*Apologies for the video quality, the evening readings were very dimly lit and the video required extensive post-processing.*