Poet Terrance Hayes to read from his works at New Smyrna Beach Regional Library

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By HENRY FREDERICK
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NEW SMYRNA BEACH, Fla. -- Poet Terrance Hayes will read from his works at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, May 23, at the New Smyrna Beach Regional Library, 1001 S. Dixie Freeway.

He will sign books after his presentation.

Hayes is the Pabst endowed chair for master writers at the Atlantic Center for the Arts. He is the poetry editor for “New York Times Magazine” and has taught at Carnegie Mellon University and the University of Pittsburgh.

Hayes is the Pabst endowed chair for master writers at the Atlantic Center for the Arts. He is the poetry editor for “New York Times Magazine” and has taught at Carnegie Mellon University and the University of Pittsburgh. 

His most recent poetry collection is “How to be Drawn.” His previous collection, “Lighthead,” won the 2010 National Book Award and was a finalist for the National Book Critics Circle and Hurston-Wright awards. 

Reservations are not required. For more information, please call the library at 386-424-2910, option 4.

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Henry Frederick is publisher of Headline Surfer®, the award-winning 24/7 internet news outlet covering the Daytona Beach-Sanford-Orlando metro area via HeadlineSurfer.com for a decade now. A longtime cops & courts reporter focused on breaking news & investigative reporting, Frederick is among the Sunshine State's most prolific daily news reporters, having amassed dozens of journalism-industry awards in print anddigital platforms. Frederick is enrolled at Full Sail University in Winter Garden, FL, where he's three-fourths through the online Master of Arts program in New Media Journalism. His graduation is in August.