Kevin Holdsworth, David Lee - Helper


Kevin Holdsworth, David Lee

Kevin Holdsworth, David Lee

Oct 13, 2018, 7:00 pm

Author

Kevin Holdsworth, David Lee

Book Title

Various

City

Helper

Central Region

Venue

Templeton Studios
3732 N 2000 W
Helper , UT 84526-2214
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Description

Templeton Studios is pleased to host authors Kevin Holdsworth and David Lee on Saturday, October 13th at 7:00 PM.

Kevin Holdsworth is the author of Big Wonderful: Notes from Wyoming and Good Water. His work has appeared in numerous periodicals, including Cimarron Review, Post Road, Creative Nonfiction, and Denver University Law Review. In 2009 he was awarded the Wyoming Arts Council creative writing fellowship for fiction. He lives with his wife, Jennifer, and son, Chris, in south-central and southern Utah.

Born in west Texas, David Lee is the author of numerous poetry collections, including The Porcine Legacy (1974), Driving and Drinking (1979), The Porcine Canticles (1984), Wayburne Pig (1997), News from Down to the Café: New Poems (1999), and A Legacy of Shadows: Selected Poems (1999). Lee explores the interaction of humans and the natural world in his poetry, depicting rural landscapes and lives and often employing a rural American dialect. His collection So Quietly the Earth (2004) portrays the lands of the American Southwest. Lee has received grants from the National Endowment for the Arts and the National Endowment for the Humanities. The first poet laureate of Utah, Lee received the Utah Governor’s Award for lifetime achievement in the arts.

This event was made possible with support from Templeton Studios, Nancy Takacs, and Utah Humanities.

Genre

Fiction & Poetry

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