Professor of Poetry, Writers' Workshop
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Explore poetic technique through readings or workshops with UI Poetry Workshop faculty James Galvin. Mr. Galvin is the author of numerous poems and books of poetry--The Meadow (1992), Elements (1988), God's Mistress (1984) and Imaginary Timber (1981).

Included in Esquire's December 1984 list of outstanding Americans under 40, he has taught such Poetry Workshop courses as Faulkner for Poets, The Poetry of Witness--The Function of Literal Truth in Poetry among others. Mr. Galvin is a graduate of the University of Iowa.