Dr. Hicks to Read from Latest Book of Poems
Wednesday, March 24, 2010
SIOUX FALLS, SD – Dr. Patrick Hicks, Augustana’s Writer-In-Residence and associate professor of English/journalism, will do the first reading from his new work, This London, at 7:00 p.m. Wednesday, April 7, at Zandbroz Variety, 209 S. Phillips Avenue.
This London was published recently in the United Kingdom and Ireland and is now available in the United States. The book of poems, Dr. Hicks’ fifth collection, is published by Salmon Poetry of Ireland.
In this new collection, Dr. Hicks explores connections between history and place, colonialism and language, visiting and belonging, and he points out the hidden streets and personalities of a city that changed the world.
A book signing will follow the reading.