The New England College MFA Program in Creative Writing presents Linda Gregerson for a poetry reading and book signing.
Linda Gregerson is the author of six collections of poetry, most recently of Prodigal: New and Selected Poems (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2015). Among her earlier books, Magnetic North (2007)
was a finalist for the National Book Award; Waterborne (2002) won
the Kingsley Tufts Poetry Award; The Woman Who Died in Her Sleep
was a finalist for both the Lenore Marshall Award and The Poets Prize. Gregerson has also received awards from the American Academy of Arts and Letters, the Poetry Society of America, the Modern Poetry Association, the Guggenheim Foundation, and the National Endowment for the Arts. Gregerson
teaches at the University of Michigan, as Distinguished University Professor of English and Creative Writing, and is also a Chancellor of the Academy of American Poets.