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Celebrate Faculty Research, Teaching Award Recipients, Nov. 21

From Ohio University News The Ohio University community is invited to celebrate the 2019 recipients of the Presidential Research Scholars, Presidential Teacher Award and Provost’s Award for Excellence in Teaching at a special recognition event on Thursday, Nov. 21, at 2:30 p.m. in the Baker University Center Ballroom. The event, […]

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November 2, 2019 at 7:00 pmEvents

Dairy Barn Arts Center | Spoken & Heard with Three Poets, Nov. 7

Dairy Barn Arts Center | Spoken & Heard with Three Poets, Nov. 7

The Dairy Barn Arts Center Spoken & Heard series on Nov. 7 features poets Barbara Fant, Slam poet, TEDx speaker and one of Columbus Alive’s People to Watch and Jeff Gundy, author of eight books of poetry and past Ohio Poet of the Year. Opening poet will be Athens’ own […]

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November 1, 2019 at 10:30 pmEvents

Dairy Barn Arts Center | Spoken & Heard with Two Poets, Oct. 10

Dairy Barn Arts Center | Spoken & Heard with Two Poets, Oct. 10

The Dairy Barn Arts Center Spoken & Heard series on Oct. 10 features poets Allison Joseph, NAACP Image Award for poetry finalist and editor and poetry editor of Crab Orchard Review, and Jon Tribble, managing editor of Crab Orchard Review and Series Editor of the Crab Orchard Series in Poetry. […]

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October 1, 2019 at 9:45 pmEvents

Visiting Writer | ‘Sustainability: A Love Story’ Reading by Nicole Walker, Oct. 17

Nicole Walker

By Meah McCallister The English Department presents visiting writer Nicole Walker, reading from her work on Thursday, Oct. 17, at 7:30 in Galbreath Chapel. Walker is an essayist, poet, and professor. She is the author of The After-Normal: Brief, Alphabetical Essays on a Changing Planet, Sustainability: A Love Story, and […]

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October 1, 2019 at 8:00 pmEvents

Spoken and Heard Poetry Reading Series, June 13

Spoken and Heard Poetry Reading Series, June 13

The year’s fourth installment of a local reading series, Spoken & Heard: Poetry of Departure and Relevance, takes place on June 13 at The Dairy Barn Arts Center in Athens. The reading will feature New York Times best-selling poet, essayist, and cultural critic, Hanif Abdurraqib and Cleveland’s premier beat poet, […]

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May 2, 2019 at 1:15 pmEvents

Spoken and Heard Poetry Reading Series, May 9

Spoken and Heard Poetry Reading Series, May 9

The year’s third installment of a local reading series, Spoken & Heard: Poetry of Departure and Relevance, takes place on May 9 at The Dairy Barn Arts Center in Athens. The reading will feature two of Kentucky’s best: Ron Houchin, winner of the Appalachian Book of the Year in Poetry, […]

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May 1, 2019 at 10:00 pmEvents

Spring Literary Festival | Kiese Laymon, April 3-5

Kiese Laymon

Ohio University’s Spring Literary Festival is April 3 to 5. One of this year’s featured authors is Kiese Laymon, a black southern writer, born and raised in Jackson, Miss. Laymon attended Millsaps College and Jackson State University before graduating from Oberlin College. He earned an MFA in Fiction from Indiana […]

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April 1, 2019 at 11:00 pmEvents