English Department Events

Davidson Reads featuring Alan Michael Parker and Karl Plank

Alan Michael Parker is the Douglas C. Houchens Professor of English, and the author of eight collections of poems, including The Ladder, and four novels, including the forthcoming Christmas in July (2018). His honors include three Pushcart Prizes, two inclusions in Best American Poetry, the Randall Jarrell Poetry Prize in 2013 and 2014, and the North Carolina Book Award.

Karl Plank is the J.W. Cannon Professor of Religion. His recent poetry and creative work has appeared in publications such as Notre Dame Review, Beloit Poetry Journal, Zone 3, New Madrid, Spiritus, and Limestone. He is a past winner of the Thomas Carter Prize for nonfiction and a Pushcart nominee.


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