Denison University's Beck Series presents “Welcome Beck” Thursdays with poet Philip Metres. Register to receive the Zoom link for our “Welcome Beck” Thursdays events, the virtual reading series of Denison University, highlighting the best in fiction, poetry, journalism, and scholarship at bit.ly/beck-events.
Metres has written ten books, including “Shrapnel Maps” (Copper Canyon 2020), “Sand Opera,” and “The Sound of Listening.” Awarded the Guggenheim Fellowship, the Lannan Fellowship, three Arab American Book Awards, and two NEAs, he is professor of English and director of the Peace, Justice, and Human Rights program at John Carroll University. Books will be for sale through Granville’s independent bookstore, Reader’s Garden. Orders can be placed via Instagram (readersgardenohio) or by contacting firstname.lastname@example.org, for delivery to campus or store pickup in Granville.
This event series is funded by the Harriet Ewens Beck Endowment, the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation and a gift by alumna Sue Douthit O’Donnell.