Lenoir-Rhyne University’s Visiting Writers Series presents Cahal Dallat

Thursday, February 28, 2019
Lenoir-Rhyne University

Lenoir-Rhyne University’s Visiting Writers Series (VWS) will present Cahal Dallat, on Thursday, February 28 in Belk Centrum at 7 p.m.  

Cahal Dallat is a poet and musician whose works have been published in numerous journals and magazines, including Oxford Poetry, Poetry London, Cimarron Review, and Ocean State Review. His poetry has won the 2006 Strokesown International Poetry Competition and the 2017 Keats-Shelley Memorial Prize, among other awards. He was the 2017 musician/poet in residence at Charles Causley’s house in Cornwall and a John-Hewitt Society committee member. Dallat received a research fellowship at the Harry Ransom Center of the University of Texas in Austin in Spring 2018, supported by the C.P. Snow Memorial Fund. Dallat is married to Anne-Marie Fyfe, and the couple lives in London.

Sponsors of the 2018-19 VWS include: Barnes & Noble, NC Arts Council, United Arts Council of Catawba County, National Endowment for the Arts, Hickory Hop, Crowne Plaza, Café Rule, Hickory Public Library, Mitchell Gold + Bob Williams and Robert Abbey Fine Lighting.

Mission Statement:

The Visiting Writers Series of Lenoir-Rhyne University believes that reading is an essential element in the creation of vibrant communities. We invite authors to read from their own works in a relaxed environment before university and community audiences. We believe the beauty and power of words help us make sense of the world. Children's writers, mystery writers, essayists, poets, novelists all participate in this celebration of the written and spoken word. We believe that a community of readers is a better community.

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Thursday, February 28, 2019 · add to calendar 2019-02-28 09:00:00 2019-02-28 17:00:00 America/New_York Lenoir-Rhyne University’s Visiting Writers Series presents Cahal Dallat https://charlottecultureguide.com/event/423173/lenoir-rhyne-universitys-visiting-writers-series-presents-cahal-dallat Lenoir-Rhyne University, 625 7th Ave NE, Hickory, NC, 28601
Free and open to the public. Tickets are recommended in advance for Laila Lalami, Armistead Maupin, and Louise Penny.
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