At this event, Bruce Beasley will read from his new collection of poems, All Soul Parts Returned (BOA Editions).
Bruce Beasley is a professor of English at Western Washington University and the author of eight collections of poems, most recently the brand-new All Soul Parts Returned from BOA Editions. His previous books have won three national competitions: the Colorado Prize (selected by Charles Wright) for Summer Mystagogia; the Ohio State University Press/The Journal Prize for The Creation; and the University of Georgia Press Contemporary Poetry Series Award for Lord Brain. Beasley has won three Pushcart prizes and fellowships from the National Endowment for the Arts and the Artist Trust. His poems appear in Kenyon Review, Southern Review, Yale Review, and other journals.