Poet and author Keith Taylor will present a free lecture on Thursday, October 5 at 7:30 p.m. in the Kreft Center Recital Hall on the main campus of Concordia University Ann Arbor, 4090 Geddes Road.

Poetry editor for The Michigan Quarterly Review, Taylor teaches creative writing in the University of Michigan undergraduate and graduate programs. His sixteenth collection of poetry, The Bird-while, was published earlier this year. Taylor’s works have appeared in The Los Angeles Times, The Chicago Tribune, and The Iowa Review among other publications.

Other fine arts events this semester include:

Reformation Service with the Concordia University Choir, Tuesday, October 31, 7 p.m., Chapel of the Holy Trinity, Free.

Cantus: Discovery of Sight, Sunday, November 12, 4 p.m., Chapel of the Holy Trinity, $10 for adults, $5 for seniors and students.

40th Annual Boar’s Head Festival, Friday, December 1-Sunday, December 3 (7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday; 4 p.m. Sunday), Chapel of the Holy Trinity. Tickets, priced from $8 to $15, go on sale beginning Monday, October 30 at 1 p.m.

The Concordia Wind and String Ensemble, Thursday, December 7, 8 p.m., Kreft Center Black Box Theatre, Free.

For more information on all upcoming fine arts events at the Kreft Center for the Arts, click here or call the Concordia Box Office at 734-995-7537.

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