Spaar Recognized by Jefferson Scholars

The Jefferson Scholars Foundation at the University of Virginia has recognized nine UVa faculty members for their “exceptional commitment to teaching.” Included, and serving as keynote speaker at the awards ceremony, was Lisa Russ Spaar, who also received the Jefferson Scholars Foundation Faculty Prize. Spaar is Professor of Creative Writing and Director of the Poetry Writing Program at UVa. The author of several volumes of poetry, she is also the editor of All That Mighty Heart: London Poems. A detailed account of the Jefferson Scholars’ awards ceremony can be found here.