Visiting Writers Series to present poetry reading
October 23, 2012
Peoria, IL (October 23, 2012) Poet Beckian Fritz Goldberg will present a reading of her work on November 14 at 7:30 p.m. in the Wyckoff Room of the Cullom-Davis Library at Bradley University. The reading, presented by Bradley’s Visiting Writers Series, is free and open to the public.
Goldberg is the author of several poetry volumes: Reliquary Fever: New and Selected Poems (New Issues, 2010), The Book of Accident (University of Akron Press, 2006), Lie Awake Lake (Oberlin College Press, 2005), Twentieth Century Children, a limited edition chapbook, (Graphic Design Press, Indiana University, 1999), Never Be the Horse (University of Akron Press, 1999), In the Badlands of Desire (Cleveland State University Press, 1993), and Body Betrayer (Cleveland State UP, 1991).
Her work has appeared widely in anthologies and journals including, The American Poetry Review, The Best American Poetry 1995, Field, The Gettysburg Review, Harper's, Indiana Review, The Iowa Review, New American Poets of The 90s, and American Alphabets: 25 Contemporary American Poets. Among her numerous awards and honors are the Theodore Roethke Poetry Prize, The Gettysburg Review Annual Poetry Award, The University of Akron Press Poetry Prize, The Field Poetry Prize, and a Pushcart Prize. Goldberg teaches creative writing at Arizona State University.