Avid Poetry Series: Kathy Fagan and Peter Mishler

Friday, April 26, 2019 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Avid Bookshop
493 Prince Ave.
Athens, GA 30601
United States

Free and open to the public.


Avid Bookshop presents Kathy Fagan and Peter Mishler for the April installment of the Avid Poetry Series. This event is free and open to the public. We encourage you to purchase copies of their books and get them signed by the authors!


Kathy Fagan’s fifth book is Sycamore (Milkweed, 2017), a finalist for the 2018 Kingsley Tufts and William Carlos Williams Poetry Prizes. Recent work appears in The New York Times, The Nation, Poetry and Tin House. She has received fellowships from the NEA and Ohio Arts Council. Fagan directs the MFA Program at Ohio State, where she also serves as Series Co-editor for the OSU Press/The Journal Wheeler Poetry Prize. 

Peter Mishler is the author of the poetry collection Fludde published by Sarabande Books, winner of the Kathryn A. Morton Prize in Poetry. He interviews poets for the website Lit Hub.