Corey Marks is the author of Renunciation, a National Poetry Series selection, and The Radio Tree, winner of the Green Rose Prize. His poems have appeared in New England Review, The Paris Review, Ploughshares, The Threepenny Review, TriQuarterly, and The Virginia Quarterly Review, and he’s received a fellowship from the National Endowment for the Arts, the Natalie Ornish Prize from the Texas Institute for Letters, and the Bernard F. Conners Prize from The Paris Review. A University Distinguished Teaching Professor at University of North Texas in Denton, he directs the creative writing program for the Department of English. Corey will read poems from his two collections as well as some new work.