Tue, May 07|
J.V. Brummels Poetry Reading & Discussion
One of J.V.'s poetry collections was named one of the most significant books by Nebraskans, and he is the founder of the WSC Press. He's a legend, yet remains grounded and humble as a rancher beneath the endless prairie sky.
Time & Location
May 07, 2024, 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM CDT
About the Event
J. V. Brummels is a poet, novelist, short-story writer, editor and rancher. His collection, "Book of Grass" was awarded the 2008 Nebraska Book Award for Poetry and his collection "Cheyenne Line and Other Poems" was selected as one of 150 significant books by Nebraskans.
His other collections include "City at War" and most recently "All the Live-Long Day." His work has been recognized with a Literature Fellowship from the National Endowment for the Arts, the Elkhorn Prize and the Mildred Bennett Award for contributions to the state’s literature from the Nebraska Center for the Book. J.V. recently retired after a long tenure at Wayne State College, he was also the publisher of Logan House and the founding editor of the WSC Press.