george bilgere

South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch
Wednesday, December 12 / 7 PM

George Bilgere is the author of seven poetry collections, including ImperialThe White Museum and The Good Kiss, which was selected by Billy Collins to win the University of Akron Poetry Award. Bilgere‚Äôs latest, Blood Pages, continues his exploration of the joys and absurdities of being middle-aged and middle-class in the Midwest.

Bilgere has won numerous awards, including the Midland Authors Award, the May Swenson Poetry Award and a Pushcart Prize. His poems have appeared in numerous anthologies and journals, including PoetryPloughshares, the Kenyon ReviewFulcrum and the Best American Poetry series.

Books will be available for purchase and signing courtesy of Mac's Backs - Books on Coventry.