Lesley Wheeler, Henry S. Fox Professor of English at Washington and Lee University and poetry editor for Shenandoah magazine, will give a “spooky-themed” author talk on Oct. 27 at 7 p.m.
Wheeler’s first novel, “Unbecoming,” was recently published just two months after the release of her latest poetry collection, “The State She’s In.”
“A Literary Field Guide to Southern Appalachia” contains poems from three W&L faculty members.
She is the assistant director of the Furious Flower Poetry Center
Beth Staples reinvents W&L's Shenandoah magazine with a commitment to diverse voices and intensive collaboration.