Thursday, February 23, 2017// 5:30 to 8:00 pm
Lobo Living Room
Inaugural D.H. Lawrence Lecture

Video recording of the presentation:

Lobo Living Room presents the Inaugural D.H. Lawrence lecture. Mark Doty, National Book Award winner and poet, will deliver the keynote lecture.

Mark Doty is the author of nine books of poetry, including Deep Lane (April 2015), Fire to Fire: New and Selected Poems, which won the 2008 National Book Award, and My Alexandria, winner of the Los Angeles Times Book Prize, the National Book Critics Circle Award, and the T.S. Eliot Prize in the UK. He is also the author of three memoirs: The New York Times-bestselling Dog Years, Firebird, and Heaven’s Coast, as well as a book about craft and criticism, The Art of Description: World Into Word. Doty has received two NEA fellowships, Guggenheim and Rockefeller Foundation Fellowships, a Lila Wallace/Readers Digest Award, and the Witter Bynner Prize.

5:30 to 6 p.m.: Registration in the main lobby
6 to 7:30 p.m.: Lecture
7:30 to 8 p.m.: Reception and book signing


For additional information contact the Alumni Relations Office at (505) 277-5808 or at

This presentation is free and family-friendly. RSVP required.

Location and Parking:

Location: UNM Continuing Education, North Bldg., 1634 University Blvd NE, Albuquerque, NM 87102, (505) 277-0077, website (opens in new window)

Parking: Parking is free and readily available. Please refrain from parking in the clinic or Masonic Lodge parking lots adjacent to the campus. Your car may be towed, booted or ticketed. If our front and back parking lots are full, free over-flow parking is located at 1642 University Blvd., two lots north of the campus.

Map and Directions


For questions or more information:

Alumni Relations Office
O: 505-277-5808
800-ALUM-UNM (258-6866)