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Sunday Poetry and Reading Series: Christina Murdock Memorial Reading

Sunday, February 19, 2012  
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Christina Murdock was awarded the 2006 Sara Henderson Hay Prize from The Pittsburgh Quarterly Online. She was a valued member of Carlow University's Madwomen in the Attic Writing Workshops. Her work has been featured on Prosody, a public radio show on NPR-affiliate WESA-FM, The 10th Floor Review, Collision, Pittsburgh City Paper, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette and Voices from the Attic. She died in April 2010, and is survived by her husband, Terry, and daughter, Sophia. Christina's book Burying the Body was published in 2010 by Mad Books through private donations raised by Madwomen in the Attic members. In tribute to Christina, friends and fellow poets will read her work.

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