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Tuesday, January 14, 2020

Monday, January 20, 2020

MLK Celebration Luncheon


Location: Joyce Center, North Dome

Diane Nash will be the keynote speaker at this luncheon. Nash became a leader in the Civil Rights Movement in 1959 while a student at Fisk University. By the time she was 22, Nash was a Freedom Rider and had co-founded the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC). She worked closely with Dr. King and played a pivotal role in the Selma Voting Rights Movement.

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Wednesday, January 22, 2020

Wednesday, January 29, 2020

Ernest Sandeen Poetry Prize Reading ft. Leia Penina Wilson


Location: 232 Decio Hall

Leia Penina Wilson

Leia Penina Wilson is an afakasi Samoan poet hailing from the Midwest. Most recently, she has work in Burning House Press, Heavy Feather Review, Denver Quarterly, Dream Pop Press, and Split Lip Magazine. She is the author of i built a boat with all the trees in your closet (and will let you drown), from Red Hen Press.…

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