Poets and Writers of the MFA program
Thursday, March 12, 2009Augusta Savage Gallery 7:00 pm
Free and open to public
A reading featuring several graduates of the MFA program for poets and writers at the University of Massachusetts Amherst. Jung Yun graduated from the MFA Program at UMass Amherst in 2007. Her work has been published in Tin House, the Best of Tin House, and is forthcoming in the Massachusetts Review. She lives in Montague and is currently at work on a novel. Seth Landman lives in Northampton and works at UMass as an academic advisor. He is usually bearded, enjoys soft lighting, and publishes a small lit mag called Invisible Ear. Lesley Yalen's chapbook "This Elizabeth" was published by Minus House Press in 2008. Her poetry and stories have also appeared in jubilat, the Denver Quarterly, and Web Conjunctions, as well as other places. She lives in Northampton, Massachusetts, and she is currently the Director of the Juniper Institute for Young Writers at UMass. Kevin Meek is a writer and prize-winning soccer coach.