Dorothy Barresi//April 4

DOROTHY BARRESI

Reading: Thursday, April 4 at 8:30 in CL 501

Q&A for students: Thursday, April 4 at 4:00 in G28 Benedum
(focus on American Fanatics)

Pitt English alum Dorothy Barresi is the author of four books of poetry:
*American Fanatics***(University of Pittsburgh Press, 2010), *Rouge Pulp* (Pitt Press)
*The Post-Rapture Diner*(winner of the American Book Award);
and *All of the Above (*winner of the Barnard New Women Poet’s Prize*).*

She has received two Pushcart Prizes, the Emily Clark Balch Prize from *Virginia Quarterly Review*, and a National Endowment for the Arts fellowship; Currently serving as a judge for the Los Angeles Times Book Prize in poetry, Barresi is Professor of English and Creative Writing at California State University, Northridge.****

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Link to a poem:
http://www.english.pitt.edu/eNewsLetter/issue4/wiseguy.html

Link to 2 poems:

http://www.bucknell.edu/Documents/WestBranch/Barresi.pdf