Event Details

South Dakota Writers Series - "tsunami vs. the fukushima 50", Madison

October 29, 2020
Starts at 7:00 pm, ends at 8:00 pm

Zoom link - https://dsu.zoom.us/j/91082383752

Scholar: Lee Ann Roripaugh

Venue Address: Madison, SD

Sponsored By: Dakota State University, English Department

For more information, contact: Justin Blessinger  <justin.blessinger@dsu.edu>

Roripaugh is the author of five volumes of poetry, the most recent of which, tsunami vs. the fukushima 50 (Milkweed Editions, 2019) was listed as a finalist for the 2019 Lambda Literary Awards, and named a best volume of poetry in 2019 by the New York Public Library. Her short stories have been shortlisted as stories of note in the Pushcart Prize anthologies, and five of her essays have been shortlisted as essays of note for the Best American Essays anthology. Her poetry, essays, and short stories have appeared in numerous journals and anthologies. The South Dakota State Poet Laureate from 2015-2019, Roripaugh is a Professor of English at the University of South Dakota, where she serves as Director of Creative Writing and Editor-in-Chief of South Dakota Review.