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Reed College Spring '06 Visiting Writers Series concludes with Bridget Peegen Kelly on April 6


WHAT

Brigit Peegen Kelly, professor of creative writing at the University of Illinois, whose most recent book, The Orchard, was a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize; and who is the recipient of the Witter Bynner Prize for Poetry from the American Academy of Arts and Lectures, will read selections from her work. Afterwards, there will be a book signing.

 

WHEN

8 p.m., Thursday, April 6

 

WHERE

Psychology auditorium, room 105, Reed College, 3203 SE Woodstock Blvd., Portland (Use east parking lot off of SE Woodstock Blvd.)

 

COST

Free and open to the public

 

CONTACT

For more information, the public is asked to visit the Reed events website at events.reed.edu or call the Reed events line at 503/777-7755.



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