Malone University Writers Series begins September 18
August 29, 2014 | Release # 6968
The Malone University Writers Series will open its fall season with literature by Asian and Asian-American writers while exploring the intersection between Eastern and Western traditions through translation and history. The opening program will present author Gregory Dunne and poet Miho Nonaka on Thursday, September 18 at 7 p.m. in the Everett L. Cattell Library, located on the campus at 2600 Cleveland Avenue N.W. in Canton, Ohio. This event is free and open to the public.
Gregory Dunne is the author of two collections of poetry: Home Test (Adastra Press) and Fistful of Lotus. His nonfiction book, Quiet Accomplishment, Remembering Cid Corman, is forthcoming from Ekstasis Editions in September of 2014. He lives in Japan and teaches in the Faculty of Comparative Culture at Miyazaki International College.
Miho Nonaka is a bilingual poet from Tokyo, Japan. Her poems and essays have appeared in various journals and anthologies, including Ploughshares, Cimarron Review, American Letters & Commentary, Iowa Review, Satellite Convulsions: Poems from Tin House and American Odysseys: Writings by New American (Dalkey Archive Press). She teaches Creative Writing at Wheaton College.
Malone University, a Christian university for the arts, sciences, and professions in the liberal arts tradition, affiliated with the Evangelical Friends Church, awards both undergraduate and graduate degrees in more than 100 academic programs. Malone has been recognized by the prestigious Templeton Foundation as a leader in character development, as one of Northeast Ohio’s Top Workplaces by the Cleveland Plain Dealer, is ranked among the top colleges and universities in the Midwest under the category Regional Universities according to U.S.News & World Report's America's Best Colleges 2014,has been awarded the designation Military Friendly School by Victory Media, and is named to AffordableCollegesOnline (ACO)’s Best Lifetime Return on Investment list for the State of Ohio.
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