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Prize-winning poets to read from work, Sept. 24

Prize-winning poets Richard Howard and J.D. McClatchy will read from their work at 4:30 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 24, in the Stewart Film Theater, 185 Nassau St.

Howard is the author of several volumes of poetry, including "Untitled Subjects," which won the Pulitzer Prize in 1970. In addition, he has published numerous translations of modern French literature and won the American Book Award for translation in 1983.

McClatchy also has written several collections of poems, including his most recent book, "Hazmat." His literary essays are collected in "White Paper," which was given the Melville Cane Award by the Poetry Society of America. He earned an award in literature from the American Academy and Institute of Arts and Letters in 1991.

The event is part of the Creative Writing Program's Althea Ward Clark Reading Series .

Contact: Tom Bartus (609) 258-3601

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