Kresge Library

17th Annual Maurice Brown Poetry Reading

Picture of Carl DennisThe Annual Maurice Brown Poetry Reading is proud to host Pulitzer Prize winning poet Carl Dennis on Thursday, April 7, 2005 at 4:00 p.m. in the Gold Rooms A, B, and C of the Oakland Center. Thanks to the support of the Department of English and the College of Arts and Sciences Distinguished Programs Fund, admission is free and refreshments will be served. For more information, call the English Department at 248-370-2250 or contact Bruce J. Mann, Chair, Department of English at

Books at Kresge Library by Carl Dennis


Maurice Brown Bookplate. Text reads: In Memory of Maurice Fred Brown II Professor of English 1961-1985Articles about and Interviews with Carl Dennis:

  • Elizabeth Farnsworth talks with Carl Dennis (PBS)
    Text Version - Streaming Video - Real Audio
  • Poets Q & A with Carl Dennis

Poems By Carl Dennis*:

  • Three poems by Dennis
  • (2005) Not a God. Poetry 185(5): 373
  • (2004) At the border. The Nation 279(8): 38
  • (2004) The Sublime. American Scholar 73(3): 76

Past Maurice Brown Poetry Reading Poets

*Please note, access to some of these materials is restricted to use by Oakland Students, Faculty, and Staff (or from a computer located on the Oakland network). Find out why...

Created on 12/12/06 by 4/04/05 by Robert Slater / Last updated on 8/25/13 by Robert Slater
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