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An Evening with Natasha Trethewey: Poetry Reading, Q&A, and Book Signing
Start Date: 4/16/2019Start Time: 7:00 PM
End Date: 4/16/2019End Time: 9:00 PM
Event Description:
Pulitzer Prize-winner Natasha Trethewey served two terms as the 19th Poet Laureate of the United State (2012-2014). James Billington once wrote, "Her poems dig beneath the surface of history - personal or communal, from childhood or from a century ago - to explore the human struggles we all face." Trethewey was the first Southerner to receive the honor since Robert Penn Warren, in 1986, and the first African-American since Rita Dove, in 1993. "Trethewey has a genuine gift for verse forms, and the depth of her engagement in language marks her as a true poet" - Washington Post

Sponsored by SAFAC.

​Refreshments will be served and books will be available for purcahse. 
Location Information:
Preston Ridge Campus (PRC)  (View Map)
9700 Wade Blvd.
Frisco, TX 75035
Collin
Phone: 972.377.1790
Contact Information:
Name: Dr. Diana C. Gingo
Phone: 972-377-1631
Email: dgingo@collin.edu
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Event Open to:
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  • Alumni
  • Community
  • Faculty
  • Staff
  • Other Details:
    Frisco Campus Conference Center.
    Doors open at 6:30 p.m.

    This event is free and open to the public.

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