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Belmont Alum Nominated for National Book Award

Harvey L. Hix, a University of Wyoming (UW) professor of English and the director of UW’s master’s in fine arts program in creative writing, is one of five finalists for the National Book Award (NBA) in poetry for his work entitled “Chromatics”. Hix earned a bachelor of arts in English and philosophy from Belmont University in 1982. Hix has authored five books of poetry, five volumes of prose and has edited three books. Garrison Keillor selected one of Hix’s poems to read on his National Public Radio program, “The Writer’s Almanac,” last year.
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