Cincinnati poet


Cincinnati poet to read at Bluffton University

Matt Hart

Cincinnati poet to read 

Poet Matt Hart will give a public reading at 4 p.m., Tuesday, Oct. 1, in Marbeck Center’s Kreider Room at Bluffton University.

Hart is the author of “Radiant Action,” “Radiant Companion,” and several other collections of poetry. His awards include a Pushcart Prize, a 2013 individual artist grant from The Shifting Foundation and several fellowships. Additionally, he is cofounder and the editor-in-chief of “Forklift, Ohio: A Journal of Poetry, Cooking and Light Industrial Safety.”

Hart lives in Cincinnati where he teaches at the Art Academy of Cincinnati.

The event will include a reading, question and answer session, and book signing.