Poetry Reading: Dot Devota and Brandon Shimoda
- Thursday, Aug. 1, 2013, 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.
- Spencer Museum of Art, 1301 Miss., KU campus, Lawrence
- Age limit: All ages
Join us at the Spencer Museum of Art for an afternoon of poetry from two exciting visiting writers. The poet DOT DEVOTA is from a family of ranchers and rodeo stars. She is the author of The Eternal Wall (Cannibal Books; Canadian edition forthcoming from BookThug), MW: A Midwest Field Guide (Editions19\), and And The Girls Worried Terribly (forthcoming from Noemi Press). She currently writes prose about the Midwest and travels full time. BRANDON SHIMODA is the author of four books—most recently Portuguese (Octopus Books/Tin House) and O Bon (Litmus Press)—as well as several limited editions of collaborations, drawings, writings, and songs. Born in California, he has lived most recently in Maine, Taiwan, and Arizona. *Free parking is available in the lot behind the Spencer Museum of Art* Sponsored by: Spencer Museum of Art, Taproom Poetry Series, and the KU Department of English