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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE


Media Contact

Beth Sorensen
Office of Communications
503/777-7574
beth.sorensen@reed.edu


Acclaimed poet David Hernandez concludes Reed's Spring Visiting Writers Series

WHO: David Hernandez reads his work as part of the Visiting Writers Series at Reed College.

WHAT: A native of Burbank, California, David Hernandez's work has appeared in the Southern Review , Prairie Schooner , Cream City Review , Quarterly West , Alaska Quarterly Review , and Mississippi Review . A House Waiting for Music is his first full-length book of poems. Hernandez's chapbook collections include Man Climbs Out of Manhole and Donating the Heart , winner of the National Looking Glass Chapbook Competition. He is also the recipient of a grant from the Ludwig Vogelstein Foundation. He works full time as a web designer, but still carves out time to write.

WHEN: Thursday, April 8, at 8:00 p.m.

WHERE: Reed College psychology auditorium (room 105),
3203 SE Woodstock Boulevard, Portland (use east parking lot).

COST: The reading is free and open to the public.

CONTACT: For more information, the public is asked to visit the Reed events website at http://web.reed.edu/cep/publicevents.html or call Reed's event hotline at (503) 777-7755.

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