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Visiting Writer Michael Klein: This Week!

Creative non-fiction writer and poet Michael Klein will visit MCC THIS WEEK. Klein will read from his work on Thursday at 7 PM in the Warshof Conference Center, Flynn Campus Center (Monroe A/B), and he’ll run a craft workshop on Friday at 12 PM in 8-200. We hope to see you and your students there! This event is supported by Creative Arts. Please contact Maria Brandt at <> for more information.


Michael Klein’s latest book of poems, then, we were still living (GenPop Books), was a Lambda Literary Award finalist. His first book, 1990, tied with James Schuyler to win the award in 1993.  A collection of short, lyric essays, States of Independence just won the 2011 BLOOM Chapbook contest in non-fiction judged by Rigoberto Gonzalez and will be published in the fall of 2012. Recent work appears in Fence, Tin House, Lumina and Ocean State Review. And his new book of poems, The Talking Day, will be published in 2013 by Sibling Rivalry Press. He teaches in the MFA Program at Goddard College in Vermont and has a blog at

Maria Brandt