Forum staff reports, Published May 06 2009
MSUM professor earns fellowshipFERGUS FALLS, Minn. – The Lake Region Arts Council has awarded a $5,000 McKnight Fellowship to Thom Tammaro, professor of English at Minnesota State University Moorhead.
His work has been featured on Garrison Keillor’s “The Writer’s Almanac,” and his most recent publication is a collection of poems, “31 Mornings in December.”
The fellowship recognizes, rewards and encourages outstanding artists in the region who have demonstrated prominent artistic achievement and enables them to further their work and their contribution to their communities.
For more information about the fellowship, call the LRAC at (218) 739-5780.