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Location:
230
Cost:
Free
Contact:
swstudies@txstate.edu
512-245-2224
Campus Sponsor:
Center for the Study of the Southwest
Ada Limón will open a symposium focused on the work of Sandra Cisneros by reading some poems.
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Ada Limón Workshop

Location:
TBA
Cost:
Free
Contact:
mfinearts@txstate.edu
512-245-7681
​Ada Limón workshops student work.

Ada Limón is the author of five books of poetry, including Bright Dead Things, which was named a finalist for the 2015 National Book Award in Poetry, a finalist for the 2016 National Book Critics Circle Award, and one of the Top Ten Poetry Books of the Year by The New York Times. Her new collection, The Carrying, was released by Milkweed Editions in August 2018 and has been called “her best yet” by NPR, “remarkable” by The New York Times, “exquisite” by the Washington Post, and one of the Ten Titles to Pick Up Now by O Magazine. She serves on the faculty of Queens University of Charlotte Low Residency M.F.A program, and the 24Pearl Street online program for the Provincetown Fine Arts Work Center.
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MFA Masters Reading

Location:
Katherine Anne Porter House
Cost:
Free
Contact:
mfinearts@txstate.edu
512-245-7689
Graduating MFA candidates will read from their defended theses. Refreshments will be provided.
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Location:
Flowers Hall San Marcos, TX; 230
Cost:
Free
Contact:
mfinearts@txstate.edu
Join Cyrus Cassells to celebrate the publication of his translations, titled Still Life with Children: Selected Poems of Francesc Parcerisas. Cassells will read from the text and answer questions.

Among Cassells honors are a Lannan Literary Award, a William Carlos Williams Award, a Pushcart Prize, two NEA grants, a Lambda Literary Award, a Pulitzer Prize nomination, and a NAACP Image Award nomination.
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Naomi Shihab Nye Workshop

Location:
Katherine Anne Porter House
Cost:
Free
Contact:
mfinearts@txstate.edu
512-245-7681
Award-winning poet Naomi Shihab Nye workshops student poetry. All MFA students welcome.
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