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February 2015

Phoenix Reading Series: Jacqueline Osherow

February 12 @ 7:00 pm
Francis Auditorium, Phillips Hall,
833 Montlieu Ave, High Point, NC 27262 United States
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Jacqueline Osherow was raised in Philadelphia and received her BA from Radcliffe College, Harvard University, and her PhD from Princeton University. She is the author of several collections of poetry, including Hoopoe’s Crown. Her debut collection, Looking for Angels in New York, was chosen for the Contemporary Poetry Series. She has been awarded the Witter Bynner Prize by the American Academy and Institute of Arts and Letters, several prizes from the Poetry Society of America, and fellowships from the Guggenheim…

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Clebe McClary

February 12 @ 7:00 pm
Hayworth Fine Arts Center, Pauline Theatre

On March 3, 1968 during his 19th reconnaissance mission in Vietnam, Lt. Clebe McClary was critically wounded by an enemy attack. As a result of his bravery under fire and the concern he demonstrated for his men, McClary was presented the Silver Star and the Bronze Star by the President of the United States. Although McClary suffered the loss of an eye, an arm and was told he would never walk again, he never lost the determination, dedication and courage…

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April 2015

Phoenix Reading Series: Brian Evenson

April 7 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Phillips Hall, Francis Auditorium

Brian Evenson is the author of a dozen books of fiction, most recently the story collection, “Windeye,” and the novel, “Immobility,” both of which were finalists for a Shirley Jackson Award. His novel, “Last Days,” won the American Library Association’s RUSA award in 2009. His novel, “The Open Curtain,” was a finalist for an Edgar Award and an International Horror Guild Award. Other books include, “The Wavering Knife,” “Dark Property” and “Altmann’s Tongue.” He is the recipient of three O.…

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