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Carr Reading Series: Ladan Osman and Roger Reeves

Event Type
Meeting
Topic
reading
Sponsor
Carr Reading Series, Creative Writing Program
Location
Illini Union Bookstore
Date
Nov 4, 2013   4:30 pm  
Speaker
Ladan Osman, Roger Reeves
Cost
free
Contact
Jodee Stanley
E-Mail
jastan@illinois.edu
Views
2287

Chicago-based poets Ladan Osman and Roger Reeves read from their work. Ladan Osman was born in Somalia and raised in Columbus, Ohio. She earned a BA at Otterbein University and an MFA at the University of Texas at Austins Michener Center for Writers. Her poetry has been featured in Ted Koosers syndicated newspaper column, American Life in Poetry.  Roger Reeves's poems have appeared in journals such as Poetry, Ploughshares, American Poetry Review, Boston Review, and Tin House, among others.

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