Department of English

A Reading by Lisa Olstein

Thu, February 14, 2013 | Chicano Culture Room, Texas Union

5:00 PM - 6:30 PM

A Reading by Lisa Olstein

Free and open to the public.  A Reading by Lisa Olstein Thursday, 14 February 2013 from 5-6:30 in the Chicano Culture Room, Texas Union.

About Lisa Olstein

Olstein grew up near Boston, Massachusetts. She received a BA from Barnard College and an MFA in creative writing from the University of Massachusetts Amherst. Her first book of poems, Radio Crackling, Radio Gone (2006), won the Copper Canyon Press Hayden Carruth Award. Olstein is also the author of the poetry collection Lost Alphabet (2009), named one of the best poetry books of the year by Library Journal, and Little Stranger, forthcoming in May from Copper Canyon. Her poems have appeared in the The Nation, Iowa Review, Denver Quarterly, LIT, and other journals. She has been awarded a Pushcart Prize and Poetry Fellowships from the Massachusetts Cultural Council and the Sustainable Arts Foundation.

Read more about Lisa Olstein at the Poetry Foundation.

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