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Pulitzer Prize Winner visits Southeast

Pulitzer Prize Winning poet Stephen Dunn performed a reading at Southeast Missouri State University on April 16 at Rose Theatre as part of the Nilsen Visiting Writer Series. Click here to watch the video of his reading and click here to listen to his interview on KRCU.


Stephen Dunn has won the Pulitzer Prize, The James Wright Award, an Academy Award for Literature, and the National Poetry Series Prize. He has written sixteen books, including Different Hours, which won the Pulitzer Prize. Dunn has taught creative writing at Richard Stockton College of New Jersey, University of Washington, NYU, Columbia, and University of Michigan and has published work in The Atlantic, The Nation, The New Republic, The New Yorker, and The American Poetry Review, among others.

Watch the video of Stephen Dunn’s Southeast reading on YouTube.

Listen/read “A Conversation with Poet Stephen Dunn,” as heard on KRCU.