Prairie Schooner presents Poetry by Brian Turner

Brian Turner
Brian Turner

Brian Turner is a soldier-poet who is the author of two
poetry collections, Phantom Noise (2010) and Here, Bullet (2005) which won the 2005 Beatrice Hawley Award, the New York Times “Editor’s Choice” selection, the 2006 Pen Center USA “Best in the West” award, and the 2007 Poets Prize, among others. Turner served seven years in the U.S. Army, to include one year as an infantry team leader in Iraq with the 3rd Stryker Brigade Combat Team, 2nd Infantry Division. Prior to that, he was deployed to Bosnia-Herzegovina from 1999 to 2000 with the 10th Mountain Division.

Wednesday, December 5
7:00 p.m.
Great Plains Art Museum,
Center for Great Plains Studies
1155 Q Street
Free and Open to the Public