Paul Guest and David Keplinger
Join us for an evening of poetry with Paul Guest and David Keplinger. This event is free and open to the public.
Paul Guest is the author of four collections of poetry and a memoir. His poems have appeared in Poetry, The Paris Review, The Southern Review, Kenyon Review, New England Review, North American Review, Tin House, and elsewhere. A Guggenheim Fellow and Whiting Award winner, he teaches in the Creative Writing Program at the University of Virginia.
David Keplinger is the author of five books of poetry, most recently Another City (Milkweed Editions, 2018), and three works of translation from the Danish and German, including Jan Wagner’s The Art of Topiary (Milkweed Editions 2017) and Carsten René Nielsen’s House Inspections (BOA Editions, 2011). He has won two fellowships from the National Endowment for the Arts, the Colorado Book Award, the Cavafy Prize, and the T.S. Eliot Prize. Keplinger is Professor of Literature at American University in Washington D.C., where he has taught in the MFA Program in Creative Writing since 2007.