Events Daniel A. Cannon Memorial Library

Published on February 26th, 2020 | by University Communications

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Canceled—Literature for Lunch hosts poet Heidi Reszies on March 25

The next Literature for Lunch will feature poet Heidi Reszies, winner of the Anhinga Book Prize, from 12:30-1:30 p.m. on Wednesday, March 25, at Daniel A. Cannon Memorial Library. 

Reszies is both a poet and transdisciplinary artist. She earned an Master of Fine Arts in Writing with a concentration in poetry from Vermont College of Fine Arts. Her poetry collection “Of Water & Other Soft Constructions” won the 2018 Anhinga Robert Dana Prize for Poetry. She is the author of the poetry collection “Illusory Borders.”
 
She is also the founding creator and curator of Artifact Press, which produces limited-edition chapbooks and artist’s books that are typeset by hand and printed using letterpress, a traditional method known for producing elegant results. Artifact Press titles can be found in libraries and special collections. Reszies  resides in Richmond, Virginia, where the press is located and where she teaches letterpress printing at the Virginia Commonwealth University School of the Arts.
 
This event is hosted by the College of Arts and Sciences and the Department of Language Studies and the Arts.
 

For more information, contact Megan Orendorf Case at (352) 588-8401 or email megan.case@saintleo.edu. The views expressed during this event are those of the speaker/presenter and do not necessarily represent the views of the university.

 

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