Appointed in mid-June as U.S. Poet Laureate, Charles Wright is the author of twenty-four collections of poetry. Wright’s honors include many of the most prestigious awards in the field of poetry.

October 23, 2014
8:00 pm-10:00 pm

Goodell Hall, Bernie Dallas Room

Celebrated author and Nobel Laureate, Orhan Pamuk, will be visiting UMass for the 2014 Troy Lecture. 

October 30, 2014
4:30 pm

Bowker Auditorium

Ben Lerner is the author of three books of poetry: The Lichtenberg FiguresAngle of Yaw, and Mean Free Path, all published by Copper Canyon Press.

December 4, 2014
8:00 pm-10:00 pm

Memorial Hall, Memorial Hall