Oxford and University Green Week

University of Mississippi

2018 Earth Day Keynote Address

“It’s All Environmental Writing” by Camille T. Dungy

Sunday, April 22
7 p.m.
Location: Overby Center Auditorium

The annual Earth Day keynote address will take place on Sunday, April 22  at 7 p.m. in Overby Auditorium. The event is sponsored by the Environmental Studies Minor with support from the Office of Sustainability.

Camille Dungy is an award-winning poet and author of four collections of poetry: Trophic Cascade (Wesleyan UP, 2017), Smith Blue (Southern Illinois UP, 2011), Suck on the Marrow (Red Hen Press, 2010), and What to Eat, What to Drink, What to Leave for Poison (Red Hen Press, 2006). She edited Black Nature: Four Centuries of African American Nature Poetry (University of Georgia Press, 2009) the first ever anthology specifically featuring nature writing by African American poets. She has been featured in Best American PoetryThe 100 Best African American Poems, as well as nearly thirty other anthologies. For more information about Camille Dungy, click here or visit her website.

 

 

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