Organized by George Mason University and the City of Fairfax
September 26th to 30th, 2012
Wednesday — Rita Dove, Sonata Mulattica — receiving the Busboys and Poets Award
Thursday — Mason MFA Fellows Benjamin Bever, Sheila McMullen, and Mike Walsh; Carmen Giménez Smith, Goodbye, Flicker; Jane Hirshfield, Come, Thief; Tom Pow, In the Becoming.
Friday — Cathy Park Hong, Engine Empire; Susan Howe, That This.
Saturday — Elizabeth Arnold, Effacement; Brian Brodeur, Natural Causes; Danielle Cadena Deulen, Lovely Asunder; David Keplinger, The Prayers of Others; Joshua Kryah, We Are Starved; Christopher Nealon, Plummet; Mel Nichols, Catalytic Exteriorization Phenomenon; Tim Seibles, Fast Animal; Jonathan Stalling, Yingelish; Rod Smith, Deed.
Sunday — Brian Brodeur, Natural Causes; Danielle Cadena Deulen, Lovely Asunder; Melanie McCabe, History of the Body. Gazing Grain Press, reading by chapbook contest winner.
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