OFF-SITE EVENT: Gemini Ink Reading at Trinity University Holt Center with Brian Turner, Iraqi war veteran and award-winning poet & memoirist


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This event takes place at Trinity University Holt Center.

Iraqi war veteran and award-winning poet & memoirist comes to San Antonio.

Brian Turner is a poet and memoirist who served seven years in the US Army.  He is the author of the memoir My Life as a Foreign Country (2015) and two poetry collections, Phantom Noise and Here, Bullet, which won the 2005 Beatrice Hawley Award and the New York times “Editor’s Choice” selection, among other distinctions. He is the author of the poem “The Hurt Locker,” which inspired the 2009 Academy-Award-winning film. Turner’s work has been published in National Geographic, The New York Times, and other fine journals, and he has been awarded a United States Artists Fellowship, an NEA Fellowship, a Lannan Foundation Fellowship, and more.

Event date: 
Friday, October 28, 2016 - 7:00pm to 10:00pm
Event address: 
106 Oakmont Court
San Antonio, TX 78212
Here, Bullet Cover Image
ISBN: 9781882295555
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Published: Alice James Books - November 1st, 2005

My Life as a Foreign Country: A Memoir Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780393245011
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - September 15th, 2014

Phantom Noise Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781882295807
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Published: Alice James Books - April 1st, 2010

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