NORFOLK, NE - Poet Mark Sanders reads from his works during the first Visiting Writers Series event of the fall semester at Northeast Community College in Norfolk.
Sanders is a poet, creative essayist, fiction writer, and literary critic, with more than 500 publications appearing in journals in the United States, Great Britain, Australia, and Canada. His work has long been devoted to Great Plains literature – most specifically, Nebraska poetry. Sanders taught English at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Nebraska Wesleyan University, Lewis-Clark State College in Lewiston, ID, and Stephen F. Austin State University in Texas, as well as other institutions. The Visiting Writers Series is sponsored by the Northeast Community College English Department.