Noted Southern poet Rodney Jones will give a reading at 7 p.m. Wednesday, March 27, 2013, in Giffels Auditorium, Old Main, at the University of Arkansas at Fayetteville.

The detailed UA news release notes that Jones is a winner of the National Book Critics Circle Award and Jean Stein Award of the American Academy of Arts and Letters, and a recipient of a Guggenheim Fellowship.

This reading is free and open to the public. It is presented by UA’s Programs in Creative Writing and Translation.