February 2017 21

  • Tuesday
    8:00 PM
    Poet Solmaz Sharif
    Poet Solmaz Sharif

    Denison’s Beck Series welcomes poet Solmaz Sharif. The former managing director of the Asian American Writers’ Workshop, Sharif’s first poetry collection “Look” was a finalist for the National Book Award. Her work has appeared in The New Republic, Poetry, The Kenyon Review, jubilat, Gulf Coast, Boston Review, Witness, and others and has been recognized with a “Discovery”/Boston Review Poetry Prize, scholarships the Bread Loaf Writers’ Conference, a winter fellowship at the Fine Arts Work Center in Provincetown, an NEA fellowship, and a Stegner Fellowship. She is currently a lecturer at Stanford University.

    Open to Public: Yes
    Admission: FREE
    Questions?: Anneliese Davis, 740-587-6207
    Artist/Speaker Website: https://solmazsharif.com/
    Address: Barney-Davis Hall, Board Room, Denison University, 200 West Loop, Granville, OH 43023
    Sponsored By: Beck Series