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[Cancelled] The University of Arizona Poetry Center Presents Paisley Rekdal

Date(s): Wednesday, April 8, 2020, 7:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Burton Barr Central Library, Pulliam Auditorium, 1221 N Central Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85004
Genre and Form(s): Poetry
Cost: Free

About this Event

In order to prioritize the health of our community, the University of Arizona Poetry Center presents Paisley Rekdal has been cancelled due to concerns around traveling and the potential spread of COVID-19. We are currently working to reschedule events for future dates where possible. If you have any questions, please reach out to Coordinator Ashley Wilkins at For more information about our response to COVID-19, read the Piper Center's statement at or visit ASU's official website at

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Join the University of Arizona Poetry Center for a poetry reading with Paisley Rekdal on Wednesday, April 8, 2020 from 7:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at Burton Barr Central Library in the Pulliam Auditorium (1221 N Central Ave, PHoenix, AZ 85004). 

While encouraged, RSVPs are purely for the purposes of monitoring attendance, gauging interest, and communicating information about parking, directions, and other aspects of the event. You do not have to register or RSVP to attend this event. Seating is first-come, first-served. RSVPs do not gaurantee seats. This event is open to the public and free.

About the Author

Photograph of Paisley Rekdal

Paisley Rekdal is the author of three books of nonfiction, and six books of poetry, including the forthcoming Nightingale. Her work has received the Amy Lowell Poetry Traveling Fellowship, a Guggenheim Fellowship, an NEA Fellowship, Pushcart Prizes, a Fulbright Fellowship, and various state arts council awards. She teaches at the University of Utah and is Utah’s Poet Laureate.

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