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Ladan Osman, Roger Reeves

Date Nov 4, 2013
Time 4:30 pm  

Illini Union Bookstore




Carr Reading Series, Creative Writing Program


Jodee Stanley

Event type reading
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Originating Calendar Creative Writing Program

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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