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Two Cent Talk Series: Jefferson Navicky and Colin Cheney

October 10, 2019 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

- Free

Jefferson Navicky was born in Chicago and grew up in Southeastern Ohio. He earned a B.A. in English Literature from Denison University, and an M.F.A. in writing and poetics from Naropa University. He is the archivist for the Maine Women Writers Collection and teaches English at Southern Maine Community College. While working for the Authors League Fund from 2005-2007, he was the archivist for the Djuna Barnes literary estate. Jefferson’s work has received several acknowledgments and awards, including a Good Idea Grant from the Maine Arts Commission and a Maine Literary Award in Drama.

Colin Cheney is the author of Here Be Monsters (University of Georgia Press, 2010), a National Poetry Series selection. His essays and articles have appeared in Slate, The Bangkok Post, Coming Close: Forty Essays on Philip Levine, and Ellipsis: Dual Vision by Stephen Posen. His poems have appeared in publications such as AGNI, American Poetry Review, Gettysburg Review, The Kenyon Review, Ploughshares, and Poetry. Cheney has received a Pushcart Prize and a Ruth Lilly Fellowship.

Details

Date:
October 10, 2019
Time:
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Category:

Other

Contact Name
Megan Fossa
Contact Email
mefossa@colby.edu

Venue

Chace Community Forum
150 Main Street
Waterville, ME 04901 United States
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