posted November 2, 2000

Poem by Priscilla Atkins Named "Poem of the Month"

 A poem by Priscilla Atkins of the Hope College faculty has been named "Poem of the Month" for November in the electronic edition of "The Christian Science Monitor."

The poem, "November Pink," is being published in the November 8 edition of the print version of the publication. It is currently available on the electronic version, which includes audio of Atkins reading the poem.

The poem can be reached on-line at: Christian Science Monitor

Atkins is arts librarian with the rank of associate professor at the college. She has had poems in publications such as "Poetry," "The North American Review," "The Midwest Quarterly," and "The William and Mary Review."

She has been a member of the Hope faculty since 1994. She is on a sabbatical leave during the current school year.