Dr. Casey Clabough, associate professor of English, and graduate student Ron Coleman ’06 will read from their works at 7:30 p.m. Thursday at Riverviews Artspace, 901 Jefferson St.
Dr. Clabough is the author of six books, including most recently Confederado: A Novel of the Americas, from which he will read. He serves as literature section editor of the Virginia Foundation for the Humanities’ Encyclopedia Virginia and as editor of the James Dickey Review, the sole professional academic journal of Lynchburg College.
Coleman is a local poet who will read from his newly published first book of poems, VersUS. Coleman is in LC’s master’s program for English, and received his bachelor’s in English from LC in 2006. His poetry is inspired by life, hip-hop, and the spoken word. He is also a mixed martial artist who practices Capoeira, Muay Thai, Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, and boxing.