Snakedoctor is Maurice Manning‘s eighth book of poetry. His first book, Lawrence Booth’s Book of Visions, was selected by W.S. Merwin for the Yale Series of Younger Poets. His fourth book, The Common Man, was a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize. He teaches at Transylvania University in Lexington and lives with his family in Kentucky.


Pastoral Pilgrims: Southern Poets in Nature

March 22, 2024 1PM – 2:30PM

Two southern poets turn to the natural world, finding solace and mystery.

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