BLADEN COUNTY, NC (WECT) – Students at Bladen Community College can learn more from a published poet Monday.
North Carolina’s Poet Laureate Joseph Bathanti will be a guest speaker in the school’s Writers Series program.
Bathanti is the author of six books of poetry, two novels, a book of short stories and a nonfiction book, according to BCC.
The poet was named North Carolina Poet Laureate by Governor Bev Perdue in October 2012.
According to the school’s weekly newsletter, the Writers Series brings guest authors to the campus throughout the year.
Bathanti’s lecture will be Monday morning at 11:00 in the library.
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