Shanan Ballam - St George


Shanan Ballam

Oct 12, 2019, 12:00 pm

Author

Shanan Ballam

Book Title

Using Myth and Fairytale in Poetry

City

St George

Southwest Region

Venue

Dixie State University
225 S 700 E
St George , UT 84770-3875
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Description

The St. George Literary Arts Festival is pleased to announce they will host Shanan Ballam. Ballam will discuss the use of myth and fairy tale in poetry. This event is free and open to the public and will take place in the DSU Udvar-Hazy Building, room 204.

Bio: Shanan Ballam is the author of the poetry chapbook, The Red Riding Hood Papers (published by Finishing Line, 2010), and two full-length poetry collections, Pretty Marrow (Negative Capability, 2015) and Inside the Animal: The Collected Red Riding Hood Poems (Main Street Rag Publishing, 2019). With an MFA in Poetry Writing from the University of Nebraska, Omaha, she now teaches poetry writing, fiction writing, and composition for Utah State University.

This event is made possible with support from the Heritage Writers Guild, Dixie State University, the St. George Arts Commission, and Utah Humanities.

Genre

Poetry

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