Hoppenthaler Serves as Poet in Residence

John Hoppenthaler enjoyed a recent residency fellowship at the Wofford College Goodall Center for Environmental Studies. While there, he gave a reading for Wofford students and wrote poems based on the unique historical landscape in and surrounding the Glendale Shoals Preserve.

Hoppenthaler also served as the featured speaker for the South Carolina Poetry Society’s Annual Forum in Charleston, SC. He gave a reading, judged their poetry contest, and offered a workshop, “Every End A Beginning: Working with the Free Verse Line.”