Maria Gillan, Professor of English and Director of BU’s Creative Writing Program featured in Italian America Magazine

An interview with award-winning poet and Director of Binghamton University’s Creative Writing Program is featured in the Spring 2012 Italian America magazine.

Italian America is the official publication of the Order Sons of Italy in America®, the nation’s largest and oldest organization for men and women of Italian heritage in the United States.

In the article, Gillan speaks about growing up as an Italian and an American, her life, her inspiration, and her writing. Included are two of Gillan’s poems: “Arturo” and “My Daughter’s Hands.”

Read more about Maria Mazzioti Gillan here.