Reading in The Devil's Kitchen Literary Series, Carbondale, IL

10/24/2012 - 14:00
10/24/2012 - 15:15

Wally Swist and Jacob Shores-Arguello will read in the Crab Orchard Series Reading at 2:00 p.m. at Southern Illinois University in Carbondale, IL. The reading is in honor of Swist and Shores-Arguello who were selected as co-winners for the 2011 Crab Orchard Series Open Poetry Competition by Pulitzer Prize winning-poet Yusef Komunyakaa. Swist's book, "Huang Po and the Dimensions of Love;" and Shores-Arguello's book, "In the Absence of Clocks," have been scheduled to be published by Southern Illinois University Press in August 2012. The reading is part of The Devil's Kitchen Literary Series which is an annual event at Southern Illinois University. The Crab Orchard Series is sponsored by editor Jon Tribble who is responsible for making the series and the books published in it, by Southern Illinois University Press, of national literary importance and one of the most salient university poetry programs publishing books of quality and substance today.

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