Thursday, May 10, 2007 at 7:00 P.M.
SUSANNA CHILDRESS & TODD DAVIS
TODD DAVIS is the author of two collections of poetry: Ripe, (Bottom Dog Press, 2002) and Some Heaven (Michigan State University Press, 2007). His work has appeared in such journals and magazines as The North American Review, River Styx, Poetry East, Many Mountains Moving, and Image: A Journal of Arts and Religion, and in A Cappella: Mennonite Voices in Poetry (University of Iowa Press, 2003). He is also the author of several volumes of critical work. Davis received his M.A. and Ph.D. in English from Iowa State University, and currently teaches in the English Department at Penn State University, Altoona.
SUSANNA CHILDRESS is the author of Jagged with Love (University of Wisconsin Press, 2005) which was selected by Billy Collins as the winner of the Brittingham Prize in Poetry. Her poems have appeared in The Missouri Review, Notre Dame Review, Bellingham Review, Crab Orchard Review, RUNES, Blackbird, and in the anthology And Know the Place: Poems of Indiana , forthcoming from Indiana University Press. Childress received her M.A. in English at the University of Texas at Austin, where she was a Michener Fellow, and a Ph.D. in Creative Writing from Florida State University. She teaches in the English Department at Hope College.
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