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Friday, March 13 • 7:00pm - 8:15pm
Literary Reading: Marilyn Chin, Sarah Shun-Lien Bynum, and Ofelia Zepeda

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Marilyn Chin

Ofelia Zepeda

Sarah Shun-Lien Bynum


Moderators
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Max Kaisler

Second-year MFA student in poetry at UM, graduating this May.
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Kathryn Shanley

Professor, University of Montana
Kathryn Shanley teaches in Native American Studies at the University of Montana and serves as Special Assistant to the Provost for Native American and Indigenous Education. She earned an MA (Diaspora Literature) and a Ph.D. in English with a specialization in Native American literature at the University of Michigan in 1987. An enrolled member of the Ft. Peck Assiniboine (Nakoda) Tribe, Dr. Shanley grew up on the reservation. Her research... Read More →

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Sarah Shun-lien Bynum

Sarah Shun-lien Bynum is the author of two novels, Ms. Hempel Chronicles, a finalist for the 2009 PEN/Faulkner Award, and Madeleine Is Sleeping, a finalist for the 2004 National Book Award and winner of the Janet Heidinger Kafka Prize. Her fiction has appeared in many magazines and anthologies, including the New Yorker, Ploughshares, Tin House, the Georgia Review, and the Best American Short Stories 2004 and 2009. The recipient of a Whiting... Read More →
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Marilyn Chin

Marilyn Chin was born in Hong Kong and raised in Portland, Oregon.   Her books have become Asian American classics and are taught in classrooms internationally. Marilyn Chin’s books of poems include   HARD LOVE PROVINCE, RHAPSODY IN PLAIN YELLOW, DWARF BAMBOO, and THE PHOENIX GONE, THE TERRACE EMPTY.   Her book of fiction is called  REVENGE OF THE MOONCAKE VIXEN.  ... Read More →
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Ofelia Zepeda

A member of the Tohono O’odham (formerly Papago) Nation, Ofelia Zepeda grew up in Stanfield, Arizona. She earned an MA and a PhD in linguistics from the University of Arizona and is the author of a grammar of the Tohono O'odham language, A Papago Grammar (1983). Zepeda’s poetry collections include Ocean Power: Poems from the Desert (1995) and Jewed’l-hoi/Earth Movements, O’Odham Poems (1996). | | Zepeda’s poetry touches on... Read More →


Friday March 13, 2015 7:00pm - 8:15pm
UC Theatre UC

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