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Almost Too Tight to Love: A Reading & Conversation with Savannah Sipple

Join us for a reading and Q&A by poet Savannah Sipple.

Savannah Sipple is the author of WWJD & Other Poems (Sibling Rivalry Press, 2019), which was included on the American Library Association's Over the Rainbow Recommended LGBTQ Reading List. It explores what it is to be a queer woman in Appalachia and is rooted in its culture and in her body.

A writer from east Kentucky, her writing has recently been published in Go Magazine, Southern Cultures, Split This Rock, Salon, Appalachian Heritage, Waxwing, and other places. She is also the recipient of grants from the Money for Women/Barbara Deming Memorial Fund and the Kentucky Foundation for Women. A professor, editor, and writing mentor, Savannah resides in Lexington with her wife.

This program is made possible through a grant by the University of Pittsburgh's Year of Engagement.

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Register here for the Zoom link.

Thursday, March 11 at 7:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Virtual Event

Almost Too Tight to Love: A Reading & Conversation with Savannah Sipple

Join us for a reading and Q&A by poet Savannah Sipple.

Savannah Sipple is the author of WWJD & Other Poems (Sibling Rivalry Press, 2019), which was included on the American Library Association's Over the Rainbow Recommended LGBTQ Reading List. It explores what it is to be a queer woman in Appalachia and is rooted in its culture and in her body.

A writer from east Kentucky, her writing has recently been published in Go Magazine, Southern Cultures, Split This Rock, Salon, Appalachian Heritage, Waxwing, and other places. She is also the recipient of grants from the Money for Women/Barbara Deming Memorial Fund and the Kentucky Foundation for Women. A professor, editor, and writing mentor, Savannah resides in Lexington with her wife.

This program is made possible through a grant by the University of Pittsburgh's Year of Engagement.

Dial-In Information

Register here for the Zoom link.

Thursday, March 11 at 7:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Virtual Event

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