Brenda Hillman, MFA poetry professor, featured guest at Harvard University's Morris Gray Reading

Brenda Hillman will be reading, signing books, and answering questions as the featured author of Harvard University's Morris Gray Reading Series. Monday March 30, at 5pm, Sever Hall, Harvard University.

Brenda Hillman, MFA poetry professor, featured guest at Concordia University Montreal Writers Read

Concordia University Montreal, Quebec presents Brenda Hillman (with Robert Hass) as part of their Writers Read creative writing series.  

The evening will consist of a reading followed by Q&A March 27, 7pm-10pm, free and open to the public

Brenda Hillman at Heart's Desire Reading Event

Please join us at 8 p.m. Friday, March 20, for Hearts Desire, the monthly reading series of the Bay Area Public School, with Nada Gordon, Brenda Hillman, and Sara Jane Stoner at the Omni Oakland Commons, 4799 Shattuck Ave. in the Disco Room.

Brenda Hillman appearing at "Geography of Hope: Women & Land" conference

Our own Brenda Hillman, Olivia C. Filippi Professor of Poetry, will be one of several distinguished guests at the sold out  “Geography of Hope: Women and Land” conference March 13-14.

Brenda will be on a panel titled "What is the Work of a Writer in a Wounded World?"

Open Humanities Press Reviews Brenda Hillman’s "Seasonal Works With Letters on Fire"

Brenda HillmanSaint Mary's English Professor and poet Brenda Hillman's celebrated work "Seasonal Works With Letters on Fire," is reviewed by Open Humanities Press (OHP).

Brenda Hillman Wins Canada's Griffin International Poetry Prize

Brenda HillmanSaint Mary's English Professor Brenda Hillman has won Canada's prestigious Griffin International Poetry Prize.

California Book Awards honor Brenda Hillman

The ceremony for the California Book Awards on June 9th will honor Brenda Hillman for her book Seasonal Works With Letters On Fire.

Gold Medals Awarded to:

FICTION: Karen Fowler: We Are All Completely Beside Ourselves, Putnam/Marian Wood

FIRST FICTION: Anthony Marra: A Constellation of Vital Phenomena, Hogarth

NONFICTION: Eric Schlosser: Command and Control: Nuclear Weapons, the Damascus Accident, and the Illusion of Safety, Penguin Press

POETRY: Brenda Hillman: Seasonal Works With Letters On Fire, Wesleyan University Press

Saint Mary's Brenda Hillman Wins Northern California Book Award for Poetry

Saint Mary's English Professor Brenda Hillman has been named the recipient of the 2014 Northern California Book Award for Poetry. Hillman was awarded the celebrated prize for her recent work Seasonal Works with Letters on Fire, the fourth and final collection of poems in her series on the elements, which was published in August 2013 by Wesleyan University Press.

Boston Review Magazine Highlights Brenda Hillman's New Book

Boston Review, a bi-monthly magazine about literature and politics, features a review of Brenda Hillman's new book of poetry Seasonal Works with Letters on Fire, the fourth book in the Saint Mary's English professor's poetry series about the four elements.

Pages

Maps & Directories

Mailing Address

Saint Mary's College of California
1928 Saint Mary's Road
Moraga, CA 94575
(925) 631-4000
Google Map | Campus Map | PO Boxes