blackbird online journal spring 2002 vol.1 no. 1


FEATURE | November 15, 2004

Seventh Annual Levis Prize Reading
On September 16, 2004, the Department of English and the Master of Fine Arts Program in Creative Writing at Virginia Commonwealth University celebrated the awarding of the Seventh Annual Levis Reading Prize. Marcel Cornis-Pope, Department Chair, introduced the event. Gregory Donovan then introduced David Daniel, with his introduction including a video of Larry Levis reading "Poem Ending With a Hotel on Fire." Daniel then read from his winning book, Seven-Star Bird (Graywolf, 2003).