John Murillo, Poetry Reading – February 23, 7 PM in Buttrick 101
♦ February 23, 7 PM, Buttrick 101: John Murillo, poetry
John Murillo is the author of two poetry collections. His most recent book, Kontemporary Amerikan Poetry, won the Kingsley Tufts Poetry Award and the Poetry Society of Virginia’s North American Book Award, and was a finalist for the PEN/Voelcker Award for Poetry and the NAACP Image Award. The recipient of a Four Quartets Prize, a fellowship from the New York Foundation for the Arts, two Pushcart Prizes, and numerous other honors, Murillo directs the creative writing program at Wesleyan University.