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Director, Creative Writing Program; Philip Sidney Post Professor, English

Knox College

HQ Phone: (309) 341-7000

Email: e***@***.edu

Knox College

2 East South St.

Galesburg, Illinois 61401

United States

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Knox College is a nationally ranked, private, residential liberal arts college of 1,400 undergraduate students located in Galesburg, Illinois. Egalitarian spirit-Founded in 1837 by abolitionist social reformers, Knox was one of the first colleges in the U ... more

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Co-Founders
Vitalist Theatre Company

Education



Princeton University



University of Iowa Writers' Workshop

Web References (76 Total References)


Tanning 101 at MoMA - Poetry Society of America

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The evening was introduced by remarks from Tree Swenson and myself, by Robin Metz of Knox College, who announced that Galesburg, Illinois has instituted an annual Dorothea Tanning Day to honor her, and by Ann Temkin, Chief Curator at MoMa, who spoke of Tanning's distinguished place in Twentieth Century art, and of how unusual it is for an artist to be equally gifted as a poet.


Dorothea Tanning

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Robin Metz, director of Creative Writing at Knox College, spoke of Tanning as "one of our most innovative and provocative painters, printmakers, sculptors and designers for theatre and ballet," by "Her achievements also transcend visual art -- in her mid-eighties she established an entirely new career in writing, through her poetry, fiction and memoirs.


Waterline Writers || WaTER STrEET StUDIOS

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Led by Robin Metz, winner of the Rainer Marie Rilke Prize, the discussion promises to be both candid and nuanced.

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Robin Metz received the Rainer Maria Rilke International Poetry Prize for his book Unbidden Angel, the Literal Latté International Poetry Prize (NYC), the Marshall Frankel American Fiction Prize (Other Voices), and 16 additional international awards, awards and fellowships from the Illinois Arts Council and the National Endowment for the Arts. His play Anung's First American Christmas received 4 "Top Ten" citations for its 2009 world premier. His poetry, fiction, and nonfiction (more than 100 publications) have appeared in Paris Review, Epoch, International Poetry Review, Rosebud, Other Voices , and numerous national and international journals. He is co-founder of Chicago's acclaimed Vitalist Theatre Company and Director of Creative Writing at Knox College, whose literary magazine, Catch, has won 9 national and international awards. He is a graduate of Princeton University and the Iowa Writers Workshop.


“PITFALL” Film Screening | DCA Theater - Chicago Dept. of Cultural Affairs and Special Events

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Robin Metz(Moderator) is co-founder, executive producer, and contributing artist for Vitalist Theatre Chicago, now celebrating its 15th year. The winner of 16 international literary awards, including the Rilke International Poetry Prize, he has published in literary journals from Japan, Korea, Nepal, and numerous other nations. He is Director of Creative Writing at Knox College.


Robin Metz(Moderator) is co-founder, ...

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Robin Metz(Moderator) is co-founder, executive producer, and contributing artist for Vitalist Theatre Chicago, now celebrating its 15th year. The winner of 16 international literary awards, including the Rilke International Poetry Prize, he has published in literary journals from Japan, Korea, Nepal, and numerous other nations. He is Director of Creative Writing at Knox College.

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