28 Mar

March 28, 2019
Portland, OR,

PSA Presents: Dorothea Lasky, Roger Reeves, and Solmaz Sharif AWP Portland


Portland, OR,

A reading featuring three nationally recognized, award-winning, distinct contemporary poets: Dorothea Lasky, Roger Reeves, and Solmaz Sharif, moderated by PSA President Kimiko Hahn.

Dorothea Lasky is the author of five books of poetry, including Milk and Rome. She is an Assistant Professor of Poetry and Codirector of Columbia Artist/Teachers at Columbia University's School of the Arts. She lives in New York City.

Roger Reeves is the author of King Me. His honors include a Ruth Lilly Fellowship, two Bread Loaf Scholarships, a Cave Canem Fellowship, and an NEA Fellowship. He is an Associate Professor of Poetry at the University of Texas at Austin, and a 2014–2015 Hodder Fellow at the Lewis Center for the Arts, Princeton University.

Solmaz Sharif is the author of LOOK, which was a finalist for the National Book Award. Her poems have appeared in Granta, the New Republic, Poetry, and elsewhere. She is currently a Jones Lecturer at Stanford University.

Co-presented by the Poetry Society of America and AWP.

Oregon Ballroom 201-202
Oregon Convention Center, Level 2
777 NE Martin Luther King Jr Blvd.
Portland, OR 97232

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