Stuart Dischell has a new book of poetry, “Standing on Z,” to be released Sept. 1 by Unicorn Press. He is the author of Good Hope Road, a National Poetry Series Selection, Evenings & Avenues, Dig Safe, Backwards Days, and the chapbooks Animate Earth and Touch Monkey. Dischell’s poems have been published in The Atlantic, Agni, The New Republic, Slate, Kenyon Review, Ploughshares, and anthologies including Essential Poems, Hammer and Blaze, Pushcart Prize, and Garrison Keillor’s Good Poems. A recipient of awards from the NEA, the North Carolina Arts Council and the John Simon Guggenheim Foundation, he teaches in the MFA Program in Creative Writing.
The chapbook has another UNCG connection: The editor of the series, Andrew Saulters, is a UNCG MFA alumnus who has taken up artisan printing of books.
Dischell will give a reading at the UNCG Faculty center on Sept. 1 at 7 p.m..