Friday 6, 2009
       MARQUETTE, Mich.—Yale Younger Poets winner Arda Collins will give a free reading at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 13, at the Women’s Federated Clubhouse.

     Collins received an MFA from the University of Iowa Writer’s Workshop, where she was a Glenn Schaeffer Fellow. Her poems have been published in the New Yorker, A Public Space, the American Poetry Review, Jubilat and elsewhere. Her collection of poems, It is Daylight, won the 2008 Yale Series of Younger Poets Award.

            This reading is sponsored by Northern Michigan University English department and Passages North.  For more information, contact Rebecca Johns at 227-1795 or rtrissle@nmu.edu.