Reading by Maryland State Poet Laureate
Stanley Plumly has written six collections of poetry, including The Marriage in the Trees
and Out-of-the-Body Travel
(1977) which won the William Carlos Williams Award and was nominated for the National Book Critics Circle Award. His most recent book is Argument & Song: Sources & Silences in Poetry.
Plumly edited the Ohio Review
and the Iowa Review
He has taught at Louisiana State University, Ohio University, Princeton, Columbia, and the Universities of Iowa, Michigan and Houston, as well as at the Bread Loaf Writers' Conference. His honors include a Guggenheim Fellowship, an Ingram-Merrill Foundation Fellowship, and a National Endowment for the Arts grant. Plumly is professor of English at the University of Maryland, College Park.
Recorded On: Saturday, April 17, 2010
Playing Time: 49:23