30th Annual Literary Festival home Tradition and the Individual Voice
Old Dominion University's 30th Annual Literary Festival
October 1-4, 2007


Formerly director of creative writing at Harvard University, award-winning author of numerous poetry collections and prose works, Michael Blumenthal holds the Mina Hohenberg Darden Endowed Chair in Creative Writing at Old Dominion University. An essayist and commentator for National Public Radio, Blumenthal has lived and taught in Hungary, Israel, Germany, and France. His most recent book is the memoir, All My Mothers and Fathers, and his seventh poetry collection, And, is forthcoming in 2009. Blumenthal’s work appears in the New Yorker, and well as in numerous literary journals.

[extracted from 2007 brochure]

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