Events for Thu, Nov 13, 2014
Guest Speaker Neil Shepard
7:00 - 8:00 pm | Misciagna Center 101-103
Poet Neil Shepard to present reading Nov. 13
Penn State Altoona will present a reading by Neil Shepard on Thursday, November 13, 2014 at 7 p.m. in rooms 101-103 of the Misciagna Family Center for Performing Arts.
Shepard earned his MFA in creative writing at Colorado State University and his PhD at Ohio University. His poems have appeared in numerous publications, including Boulevard, Harvard Review, and Paris Review. Shepard is senior editor of Green Mountains Review and a founding member of the poetry-jazz ensemble PoJazz. He teaches in the low-residency MFA writing program at Wilkes University and lives in Vermont and New York City.
The reading is presented by Penn State Altoona's English Program's Visiting Writers Series and is free and open to the public.
Bob: A Life in Five Acts
7:30 - 9:30 pm | Misciagna Center Wolf Kuhn Theatre
BOB is a comedic exploration of American mythology and values and the treacherous pursuit of happiness. Tickets are $5 for Penn State Altoona Students and $7 for regular admission.
More information at http://www.altoona.psu.edu/misciagna