Award-Winning Poet Reads
At UNH April 14
Contact: Erika Mantz
UNH Media Relations
April 7, 2005
DURHAM, N.H. – Chris Forhan, an award-winning poet and graduate
of the University of New Hampshire, will read from his work Thursday,
April 14, 2005, from 5:30-6:30 p.m. in UNH’s Hamilton Smith
Hall, room 214. His reading is free and open to the public.
Forhan earned his master’s at UNH. His first book, Forgive
Us Our Happiness, won the Bakeless Prize and his second, The Actual
Moon, the Actual Stars, is the winner of the 2004 Samuel French
Poetry Prize. Forhan’s poetry has won a Pushcart Prize and
appeared in Poetry, Ploughshares, New England Review, Parnasses
and other magazines.
Forhan teaches at Auburn University and in the Warren Wilson MFA