As part of the Dixie State University Visiting Writers Series, on October 3, 2016, poet Simeon Berry visited the campus and read a selection of poems to students, faculty and community members. He also gave a craft talk entitled, “Absolute Narcissism and Crippling Self-Doubt: Lying on the Page” on October 4, 2016 in the Frank and Alice Holland Center for English Studies Collaborative Lounge. Simeon resides in Somerville, MA. His first book Ampersand Revisited, won the 2013 National Poetry Series. His second book Monograph won the 2014 National Poetry Series.