Furious Flower

Cornelius Eady - poetry reading

Mon, 20 Oct 2008 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM

Furious Flower Poetry Center presents Cornelius Eady, the author of seven books of poetry, the latest of which is Hardheaded Weather (Putnam, 2008). His Victims of the Latest Dance Craze won the 1985 Lamont Poetry Pize from the Academy of American Poets, and his The Gathering of My Name was nominated for the 1992 Pulitzer Prize. Additional honors include the Prairie Schooner Strousse Award, a 2002 Oppenheimer Award for the best and fellowships from the National Edowment for the Arts and Guggenheim Foundation. He is an Associate Professor of English and Director of the Creative Writing Program at the University of Notre Dame. With Toi Derricotte, he founded Cave Canem in 1996. 

Cave Canem promotional material featuring Cornelius Eady and Toi Derricote.

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