April 3: An Evening of Poetry with Lee Ann Roripaugh

Event Details


Date: April 2, 2013

Times: 7 p.m.

Location: Humanities 123

Ticket Info: Free and open to the public.

Nationally known and award winning poet Lee Ann Roripaugh, professor of English and editor-in-chief of South Dakota Review, will present a poetry reading at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, April 3, in Humanities 123.

A book signing will follow. The event is free and open to the public.

Roripaugh currently serves as a professor of English at the University of South Dakota. She is the author of three volumes of poetry: "On the Cusp of a Dangerous Year" (Southern Illinois University Press, 2009), "Year of the Snake" (Southern Illinois University Press, 2004), and "Beyond Heart Mountain" (Penguin Books, 1999).

The recipient of a 2003 Archibald Bush Foundation Individual Artist Fellowship, she was also named the winner of the Prairie Schooner Strousse Award in 2004.