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Writers LIVE @ CLP - Main: Shara McCallum

Thursday, December 12, 2013  
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Shara McCallum is the author of four books of poetry: The Face of Water: New and Selected Poems, This Strange Land, Song of Thieves and The Water Between Us. Her poems have been translated into a number of languages and have appeared in journals throughout the U.S., United Kingdom, Caribbean, Latin America and Israel. McCallum has received a number of awards and fellowships for her work, including a 2013 Witter Bynner Fellowship from the Library of Congress, a 2011 National Endowment for the Arts Poetry Fellowship, a Cave Canem Fellowship, an Academy of American Poets Prize and the Agnes Lynch Starrett Prize for Poetry. She currently directs the Stadler Center for Poetry at Bucknell University, where she is a professor of creative writing and literature.

A book signing follows the program, with books available for purchase from Mystery Lovers Bookshop.

Registration is required. Please visit the link below for FREE tickets.

Writers LIVE @ CLP – Main is a collaboration between Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh and Pittsburgh Arts & Lectures.

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Event fee: Free
Sponsor: Pittsburgh Arts & Lectures
4400 Forbes Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15213