Activities & off-campus events

Bad A$$ Women Writers

Friday, April 7, 2017

7:30 PM

Recital Hall, Music Building, St. Paul Campus

This event is part of the 2017 Women of Substance Festival.

Join the Department of English for an evening of poetry, in conversation with Sun Yung Shin and Minneapolis poet and writer Andrea Jenkins.

About the speakers

Sun Yung Shin is the author of the Minnesota Book Award-nominated Unbearable Splendor, Skirt Full of Black, Outsiders Within: Writing on Transracial Adoption, and Cooper's Lesson, and editor of A Good Time for the Truth: Race in Minnesota.

Andrea Jenkins is the author of "Tributaries: Poems Celebrating Black History," The T is Not Silent, Blues Vision: African American Writing from Minnesota, and contributor to A Good Time for the Truth: Race in Minnesota.

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