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DATE: Thursday  4/6/2017

TIME: Noon to 1:00 pm

PLACE: University of Houston-Victoria, Alcorn Auditorium (UW 204)

Martha Serpas

SPEAKER: Martha Serpas

Martha R. Serpas, April 6 – Serpas has published three collections of poetry, Côte Blanche, The Dirty Side of the Storm, and The Diener. Her work has appeared in The New Yorker, The Nation, Image, the Southwest Review, and has been anthologized in the Library of America’s American Religious Poems and The Art of the Sonnet. Active in efforts to restore Louisiana’s wetlands, she co-produced Veins in the Gulf, a documentary about coastal erosion. She teaches at the University of Houston and serves as a hospital trauma chaplain.



Côte Blanche

The Dirty Side of the Storm

The Diener

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