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Museum of Culture and Environment

Lion Rock Visiting Writers Series poetry reading by Sherwin Bitsui

Tuesday, Oct 3, 2017
6:00 pm

Sherwin Bitsui is the author of Flood Song (Copper Canyon Press) and Shapeshift (University of Arizona Press). He is Diné of the Deer Springs Bitter Water People and born of the Manygoats People. He is from White Cone, Arizona, on the Navajo Reservation. His honors include the 2011 Lannan Literary Fellowship, a Native Arts & Culture Foundation Fellowship for Literature, a PEN Open Book Award, an American Book Award and a Whiting Writers Award. He teaches for the MFA in Creative Writing at the Institute of American Indian Arts.

Date: Tuesday, Oct. 3

Time: 6-7 pm

Place: CWU Museum of Culture and Environment

Sponsors: College of Arts and Humanities, English Dept., CWU Museum of Culture & Environment, Len Thayer, Karen Gookin, Wildcat Shop, Center for Leadership and Civic Engagement

The Museum of Culture and Environment at CWU is located in Dean Hall, 1200 Wildcat Way, Ellensburg, Washington 98926-7544. Parking behind Dean Hall is free after 4:30 p.m. on weekdays. Visit us on Facebook: Phone: 509-963-2313 or e-mail:

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Faculty & Staff
Fine & Performing Arts

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