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December 4, 2017 5 p.m.Location: Art and Journalism Building, Room 175
Diane Seuss is the author of several collections of poetry, including Four-Legged Girl published in 2015 and finalist for the 2016 Pulitzer Prize in Poetry. Wolf Lake, White Gown Blown Open, published in 2010, was a Juniper Prize winner. Her first collection was It Blows You Hollow. Her poetry has appeared in a broad range of literary magazines, including American Poetry Review, Poetry, The Iowa Review, New England Review, and The New Yorker. Seuss was Writer in Residence at Kalamazoo College for many years, where she received the Florence J. Lucasse Award for excellence in both teaching and scholarship. Seuss’s fourth collection, Still Life with Two Dead Peacocks and a Girl, is forthcoming from Graywolf Press in May 2018.
The Bruce F. and Ildiko B. Meyer Honors Memorial Lecture was first presented in 2002, funded by an endowment established in 1998 by family and friends in memory of Dr. Bruce F. Meyer and his wife, Ildiko. Dr. Meyer was a member of the Ball State faculty since 1973 and Honors College Dean from 1997 until his death in 1998. Ildiko B. Meyer graduated summa cum laude from the University of Utah and received her master’s degree in psychology from Ball State University; Ildiko, who died in 1999, had been a school psychologist for New Castle and Muncie Community Schools.
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