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Brian Turner: Reading and Q&A

October 28, 2016 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Free
Brian Turner Photo for Fall 2016

Iraqi war veteran and award-winning poet & memoirist comes to San Antonio.

Brian Turner is a poet and memoirist who served seven years in the US Army.  He is the author of the memoir My Life as a Foreign Country (2015) and two poetry collections, Phantom Noise and Here, Bullet, which won the 2005 Beatrice Hawley Award and the New York times “Editor’s Choice” selection, among other distinctions. He is the author of the poem “The Hurt Locker,” which inspired the 2009 Academy-Award-winning film. Turner’s work has been published in National Geographic, The New York Times, and other fine journals, and he has been awarded a United States Artists Fellowship, an NEA Fellowship, a Lannan Foundation Fellowship, and more.

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Date:
October 28, 2016
Time:
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Venue

Trinity University Holt Center
106 Oakmont Court
San Antonio , TX 78212 United States
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Organizer

Alexandra van de Kamp
Phone:
210.734.9673