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Trowbridge to speak at Northeast Visiting Writers event

Trowbridge to speak at Northeast Visiting Writers event

NORFOLK, NE – A Missouri poet will be featured during the next Visiting Writers Series at Northeast Community College. William Trowbridge will read from his work on Wednesday, March 20, at 4 p.m., in the College Welcome Center, Room 1108-B, on the Northeast campus in Norfolk.

His seventh poetry collection, Vanishing Point, was published by Red Hen Press in April 2017. Trowbridge’s eighth collection, a greatly expanded collection of the poems in 2016’s Red Hen graphic chapbook Oldguy: Superhero, will be published this September.

Trowbridge is a faculty mentor in the University of Nebraska Omaha Low-Residency MFA in Writing Program. He also served as the Poet Laureate of Missouri from 2012-2016. To learn more about his work, go online to

The Visiting Writers Series is sponsored by the Northeast Community College English Department. All events are free and open to the public. For further information, contact Bonnie Johnson-Bartee, coordinator, at (402) 844-7673.