F190. New England Review 40th Anniversary Reading

Room 14, Tampa Convention Center, First Floor
Friday, March 9, 2018
12:00 pm to 1:15 pm


New England Review celebrates forty consecutive years of publishing new voices in poetry, fiction, and essays. Featuring writers who appeared in NER as early as 1978 and as recently as last year, this event offers a range of voices and genres, styles and viewpoints. Come hear some of the authors who have distinguished and sustained NER through the past four decades, making it one of the nation’s most reliably inventive cross-genre literary journals.



C. Dale Young is author of The Affliction, a novel-in-stories, and four collections of poetry,  most recently The Halo. A recipient of fellowships from the NEA, the Guggenheim Foundation, and the Rockefeller Foundation, he practices medicine full-time.

Cate Marvin is a visiting professor at Colby College. Her most recent book of poems is Oracle.

Kathryn Davis is the author of eight novels. She has been the recipient of the Kafka Prize, a Guggenheim Fellowship, the Lannan Award for Fiction, the Katherine Anne Porter Prize from the American Acedemy of Arts & Letters. She is Hurst Sr. Writer-in-Residence at Washington University in St. Louis.

Kate Lebo's essay "The Loudproof Room," originally published in New England Review, was anthologized in Best American Essays 2015. She is the author of a cookbook, Pie School, and currently at work on her first collection of essays, The Book of Difficult Fruit.

Hai-Dang Phan is a 2017 NEA Fellow in Literature and the author of the chapbook Small Wars. His work has been published in The New Yorker, Poetry, Best American Poetry, and New England Review. He currently teaches at Grinnell College in Iowa.


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