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Dombrowski presents poetry reading at the Nick

Chris DombrowskiAward-winning poet Chris Dombrowski will present a reading from his book “Earth Again” on Thursday, March 6, at 7:30 p.m. in the Austin Reading Room of the Jereld R. Nicholson Library at Linfield College. It is part of the “Readings at the Nick” series.

Dombrowski is the winner of the Associated Writing Programs Intro Award, Alligator Juniper’s National Poetry Prize and a writing fellowship from the UCross Foundation. His publications include the chapbook “Fragments with Dusk in Them,” the collection “By Cold Water,” which was a finalist for ForeWord Magazine’s Poetry Book of the Year award, and “Earth Again.”

His work has been published in “Joyful Noise: An Anthology of American Spiritual Poetry” as well as appearing in numerous literary journals and anthologies, including Beloit Poetry Journal, Crazyhorse, Gulf Coast, Making Poems, Michigan Quarterly Review and Poetry. Dombrowski has also taught creative writing at The University of Montana, Interlochen Center for the Arts, The Missoula Writing Collaborative and the 406 Writers Workshop.

The lecture is free and open to the public. It is sponsored by Linfield Nicholson Library and the Linfield English Department. For more information, contact Susan Barnes Whyte at 503-883-2517, swhyte@linfield.edu.