College of Arts and Sciences

Veteran Poet and Author, Bruce Lack, visits WIU's Creative Writing Class

Bruce Lack, veteran poet and author of the award-winning collection *Service*, speaks to Barbara Harroun's Introduction to Creative Writing class about the art of poetry and his own writing process. During his September 23-24th visit,Lack visited both WIU campuses to give readings, meet with students, and connect with veterans. This visit was sponsored by the English Department,Council on Student Activity Funds,Disability Resource Center, Foundation and Development, Quad Cities campus, University Libraries, and Veterans Resource Center.

See a PDF flyer from his event

See article from The Mirror and the Lamp about the event: Poet Bruce Lack Visits WIU by: Jared Worley

See News Release

See more photos from this event on the Visual Productions Site.

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