Faculty reading from the Virginia G. Piper Center for Creative Writing's "Desert Nights, Rising Stars Writers Conference"
Introduction by Shane Lake
March 3-6, 2011
ASU, Tempe campus
Beckian Fritz Goldberg holds an M.F.A. from Vermont College and is the author of several volumes of poetry including, Body Betrayer (Cleveland State UP, 1991), In the Badlands of Desire (Cleveland State UP, 1993), Never Be the Horse (U of Akron P, 1999), Twentieth Century Children, a limited edition chapbook, (Graphic Design Press, Indiana U, 1999), Lie Awake Lake (Oberlin College Press, 2005), and The Book of Accident (Univ. of Akron Presss, 2006.) Her work has appeared widely in anthologies and journals including, The American Poetry Review, The Best American Poetry 1995, Field, The Gettysburg Review, Harper's, Indiana Review, The Iowa Review, The Massachusetts Review, New American Poets of The 90s, and American Alphabets: 25 Contemporary American Poets. She has been awarded the Theodore Roethke Poetry Prize, The Gettysburg Review Annual Poetry Award, The University of Akron Press Poetry Prize, The Field Poetry Prize and a Pushcart Prize. Currently, Goldberg teaches Creative Writing at Arizona State University.
*Apologies for the video quality, the evening readings were very dimly lit and the video required extensive post-processing.*