Thursday, March 23 – 6 p.m.
Register for the Zoom at bit.ly/temple-hobson
Brandon Hobson is the author of four books, including The Removed and Where the Dead Sit Talking, which was a finalist for the National Book Award. His stories have won a Pushcart Prize and have appeared in The Best American Short Stories, McSweeney's Conjunctions, NOON, and elsewhere. Hobson is a 2022 recipient of a Guggenheim Fellowship and a Native American Fellowship from the Ucross Foundation. He earned a PhD from Oklahoma State University. He teaches at New Mexico State University and at the Institute of American Indian Arts, and currently serves as editor-in-chief of the journal Puerto Del Sol. He is an enrolled citizen of the Cherokee Nation Tribe.
The Poets & Writers Series is sponsored by the Temple University MFA Program in Creative Writing, with the assistance of the Department of English and the Richard Moyer Fund. Each year a number of poets and fiction writers are invited to read from and discuss their work to members of both the Temple community and the local Philadelphia arts scene. All events are free and open to the public.