Dr. Paul Brooke Receives Iowa Arts Council Grant

August 28, 2023

Congratulations to Dr. Paul Brooke, Professor of English and Endowed Chair of Creative Writing, for receiving a $10,000 Iowa Arts Council grant (funded by the Iowa Legislature and the National Endowment for the Arts) to edit two books: a collection of poems by an African American Poet for the Iowa Book Prize and an anthology featuring the top artists and poets in the state of Iowa. Both will be published in April and released during Poetry Palooza and National Poetry Month.