PLEASE NOTE: PAUL'S FLIGHT TO RICHMOND WAS CANCELED, SO WE ARE MOVING THIS READING TO THE MODLIN CENTER ON FRIDAY, MARCH 23RD AT 6:30. STILL FREE!
Join us for a book reading & signing with Paul Muldoon, the Pulitzer Prize-winning poet and author of books including Moy Sand and Gravel and Selected Poems 1968-2014.
About the author:
Paul Muldoon is an Irish poet and professor of poetry, as well as an editor, critic, and translator.
Muldoon is the author of twelve major collections of poetry, including One Thousand Things Worth Knowing (2015), Maggot(2010), Horse Latitudes (2006), Moy Sand and Gravel (2002), Hay (1998), The Annals of Chile (1994), Madoc: A Mystery(1990), Meeting the British (1987), Quoof (1983), Why Brownlee Left (1980), Mules (1977) and New Weather (1973). He has also published innumerable smaller collections, works of criticism, opera libretti, books for children, song lyrics and radio and television drama. His poetry has been translated into twenty languages.
Paul Muldoon is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Literature, the American Academy of Arts and Sciences and the American Academy of Arts and Letters. In addition to the Pulitzer Prize, he has received an American Academy of Arts and Letters award in literature, the 1994 T. S. Eliot Prize, the 1997 Irish Times Poetry Prize, the 2003 Griffin International Prize for Excellence in Poetry, the 2004 American Ireland Fund Literary Award, the 2004 Shakespeare Prize, the 2005 Aspen Prize for Poetry, and the 2006 European Prize for Poetry. He has been described by The Times Literary Supplement as "the most significant English-language poet born since the second World War."