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Poet Marcus Wicker Reading at Franklin College

In conjunction with the 2016-2017 Franklin College Creative Writing Reading Series, Poet Marcus Wicker, will read from Maybe The Saddest Thing, (Harper Perennial) in the Franklin College Chapel at 7:00 pm.

Wicker is a National Poetry Series winner and NAACP Image Award Finalist. He is the recipient of a Ruth Lilly Fellowship, Pushcart Prize, as well as fellowships from Cave Canem and The Fine Arts Work Center.  His second book, Silencer, is forthcoming from Houghton Mifflin Harcourt in 2017.

The event is presented by the Franklin College English Department and made possible through a grant from Indiana Humanities in cooperation with the National Endowment for the Humanities