Date(s) - April 15, 2021
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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Reading Series 2020-2021
Each fall and spring semester through the Creative Writing Reading Series at Colorado State University, the Department of English welcomes distinguished literary voices to share their work and to engage with the local community.
This semester — due to gathering restrictions related to COVID-19 — all Fall 2020 readings will be live-streamed via Zoom. For information on Spring 2021 events as well as the most up-to-date information, please check the English department events calendar for updates about individual events.
Zoom Live Video Information
A link to join this reading virtually via Zoom will appear here if this event must transition online due to COVID-19.
Lyons is the author of the poetry collections Adorable Airport (Barrow Street Press 2018), Earthquake Daily (New Michigan Press 2017), The Way They Say Yes Here (Hanging Loose Press 2004), which won a Peace Corps Writers Best Poetry Book Award, and Lost Colony (Dancing Girl Press). Her nonfiction has been nominated for the Pushcart Prize and cited in Best American Essays, and her collection of essays, Breakdown of Poses, was named as a finalist for the AWP Award Series in Nonfiction. She has received a National Endowment for the Arts Poetry Fellowship, an Indiana Review Poetry Prize, Utah Arts Council Awards in poetry and nonfiction, and a Nevada Arts Council Fellowship in nonfiction. She is Associate Professor at California Lutheran University.
The CSU Creative Writing Reading Series is made possible by the generous support of the Organization of Graduate Student Writers, the CSU Department of English, the College of Liberal Arts, the donor sponsor of the Crow-Tremblay Alumni Reading Series, the Lilla B. Morgan Memorial Endowment, and other generous support. Learn about how you can support the series online here.