Book Club Visits
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Richard Terrill’s new book of poems is What Falls Away Is Always, forthcoming in September 2020 from Holy Cow! Press. His previous books include Coming Late to Rachmaninoff, winner of the Minnesota Book Award; and two memoirs, Fakebook: Improvisations on a Journey Back to Jazz and Saturday Night in Baoding: A China Memoir, winner of the AWP Award for Nonfiction. He has held fellowships from the NEA, Wisconsin and Minnesota State Arts Boards, Jerome Foundation, MacDowell Colony, and Bread Loaf Writers’ Conference, as well as three Fulbrights. His work has appeared in Iowa Review, Georgia Review, North American Review, River Teeth, and New Letters. He is Professor Emeritus at Minnesota State University, Mankato, where he was a Distinguished Faculty Scholar. He works as a jazz saxophonist.
Recent & Notable Works
What Falls Away is Always (Holy Cow! Press, 2020)
Almost Dark (University of Tampa Press, 2010)
Coming Late to Rachmaninoff (University of Tampa Press, 2003)
Fakebook: Improvisations on a Journey Back to Jazz (Limelight Editions, 2000)
Saturday Night in Baoding: A China Memoir (University of Arkansas Press, 1990)