An evening with Peter Makuck

An evening with Peter Makuck

152 Oakleaf Drive, Pine Knoll Shores, NC | (252) 726-1034 ext. 17

October 26, 2016 | 5:00 pm-9:00 pm

The Country Club of the Crystal Coast proudly presents an evening with Peter Makuck.

Peter Makuck grew up in New London, CT. He took courses at l’Université Laval in Quebec and received his B.A. from St. Francis College in Maine where he studied French and English. After a two-year stint of teaching French, he returned to graduate school and took a Ph.D. in American literature from Kent State University. In 1974-75 he was a Fulbright Exchange Professor at Université de Savoie, in Chambéry, France. In 1990-1991 he was Visiting Writer at Brigham Young University. Until 2006 he edited Tar River Poetry, a national journal that he founded in 1978. Distinguished Professor Emeritus at East Carolina University, he lives with his wife Phyllis on Bogue Banks, one of North Carolina’s barrier islands.

Cocktails (Cash Bar) – 5:00 pm
Dinner – 6:00 pm
Presentation – Following Dinner
Dessert – Following Presentation

Event open to the public – Reservations required