William Heyen will be at the College at Brockport (Brockport, NY) for the Writers Forum on Wednesday, November 28th, at 8:00 pm in Cooper Hall
His two Mayapple books are “The Angel Voices” and the recent “Straight’s Suite for Craig Cotter and Frank O’Hara“.
Heyen’s has a long association with Brockport, having taught there for over thirty years. He is also a former director of the Writers Forum. A former Senior Fulbright lecturer in American literature in Germany, Heyen has won Guggenheim, National Endowment for the Arts, American Academy & Institute of Arts & Letters, and other awards. His work has appeared in the Atlantic, the New Yorker, Harper’s, and in hundreds of other magazines and anthologies. He edited September 11, 2001: American Writers Respond, and is the author of some 25 books including Crazy Horse in Stillness (winner of the Small Press Book Award) and Shoah Train: Poems (a Finalist for the National