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Kalamazoo Poetry Festival

Gwen Frostic Reading Series:
These are the readings in the Fall 2017 Gwen Frostic Reading Series at WMU, all presented at 7 p.m. in Room 157-159 of the Bernhard Center as part of the Fall 2017 Frostic Reading Series, include:
• Oct. 26: Danielle Evans, assistant professor of creative writing at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
• Nov. 2: Reginald Edmund, managing curating producer of Black Lives, Black Words International project and resident playwright of Chicago Dramatists
• Nov. 9: Gail Wronsky, professor of English, Loyola Marymount University, and Chuck Rosenthal, American novelist, poet and short story writer.
• Dec. 12: WMU Alumni Reading featuring Ephraim Scott Sommers and Dan Mancilla
For more information, visit buff.ly/2ykeHGW. #PoetryAZO
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Don't miss your chance to see National Book Award Finalist Mai Der Vang at the Kalamazoo Book Arts Center Saturday! ...

Dont miss your chance to see National Book Award Finalist Mai Der Vang at the Kalamazoo Book Arts Center Saturday!

 

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Mai Der Vang is the author of Afterland (Graywolf Press, 2017), which received the Walt Whitman Award from the Academy of American Poets. She serves as a 2017-2018 Visiting Writer in the MFA Writing Program at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. Her poetry has appeared in Poetry, Virginia Quarterly Review, LA Review of Books, Guernica, and elsewhere. Her essays have been published in the New York Times, the Washington Post, and the San Francisco Chronicle, among others. Mai Der’s work has also been anthologized in Troubling Borders: An Anthology of Art and Literature by Southeast Asian Women in the Diaspora. As an editorial member of the Hmong American Writers’ Circle, she is co-editor of How Do I Begin: A Hmong American Literary Anthology. Mai Der has received residencies from Hedgebrook and is a Kundiman fellow. She earned her Bachelor of Arts in English from the University of California, Berkeley, along with a Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing/Poetry from Columbia University. Mai Der was born and raised in Fresno, California.

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It's the Poet in Print Series presented by our friends at the Kalamazoo Book Arts Center. The first event is Oct. 21. #PoetryAZO ...

Its the Poet in Print Series presented by our friends at the Kalamazoo Book Arts Center. The first event is Oct. 21. #PoetryAZO

There will be Music and Poetry 6 p.m. on Oct. 17 at the Alma Powell Library. ...

There will be Music and Poetry 6 p.m. on Oct. 17 at the Alma Powell Library.

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Kalamazoo Poetry Festival

Gwen Frostic Reading Series:
These are the remaining readings in the Fall 2017 Gwen Frostic Reading Series at WMU, all presented at 7 p.m. in Room 157-159 of the Bernhard Center as part of the Fall 2017 Frostic Reading Series:
• Nov. 9: Gail Wronsky, professor of English, Loyola Marymount University, and Chuck Rosenthal, American novelist, poet and short story writer.
• Dec. 12: WMU Alumni Reading featuring Ephraim Scott Sommers and Dan Mancilla
For more information, visit buff.ly/2ykeHGW. #PoetryAZO
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Gwen Frostic Reading Series: 
These are the remaining readings in the Fall 2017 Gwen Frostic Reading Series at WMU, all presented at 7 p.m. in Room 157-159 of the Bernhard Center as part of the Fall 2017 Frostic Reading Series:
• Nov. 9: Gail Wronsky, professor of English, Loyola Marymount University, and Chuck Rosenthal, American novelist, poet and short story writer.
• Dec. 12: WMU Alumni Reading featuring Ephraim Scott Sommers and Dan Mancilla
For more information, visit https://buff.ly/2ykeHGW. #PoetryAZOImage attachment