Poet Erik Campbell will be reading Wednesday, September 14 at 7 PM in the University Center Ball Room B as part of the Missouri Arts Council Visiting Writer Series. A book signing will follow. The event is free and open to the public.
Erik Campbell is the Author of Arguments for Stillness (Curbstone Press 2006) and The Corpse Pose (Red Hen Press 2016). His poems, essays, and book reviews have appeared or are forthcoming in New Letters, Tin House, Green Mountains Review, The Iowa Review, Nimrod, The Southern Poetry Review, The New Orleans Review, New Delta Review, The Literary Review, South Dakota Review, Gulf Coast, The Massachusetts Review, Prairie Schooner, Virginia Quarterly Review, Rattle, and other literary journals Erik Campbell was born in Omaha, Nebraska in 1972 and has lived in Nebraska; Chiang Mai, Thailand; Washington DC; Papua, Indonesia; and Arizona. He has a cat named Dr. Jones. Campbell teaches English at Nebraska Wesleyan University.