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Dreadful by Happenstance: A Reading and Conversation with Willie Lee Kinard III

Join us for a reading and Q&A with poet Willie Lee Kinard III.

Willie Lee Kinard III (he/him) is a poet, art director, and sound artist forged in Newberry, South Carolina. An MFA candidate in Creative Writing at the University of Pittsburgh and graduate of the University of South Carolina School of Visual Art, his musings include surrealist portraiture, gospel deep cuts, Black folklore, and superstition.

With work appearing or forthcoming in Poetry Magazine, Hayden’s Ferry Review, Shade Literary Arts, WILDNESS, & elsewhere, he has received fellowships & support from The Watering Hole and Winter Tangerine. He is an avid believer in evening thunderstorms & loose leaf tea. Go see ‘bout him at www.williekinard.com.

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, April 1 at 7:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

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Dreadful by Happenstance: A Reading and Conversation with Willie Lee Kinard III

Join us for a reading and Q&A with poet Willie Lee Kinard III.

Willie Lee Kinard III (he/him) is a poet, art director, and sound artist forged in Newberry, South Carolina. An MFA candidate in Creative Writing at the University of Pittsburgh and graduate of the University of South Carolina School of Visual Art, his musings include surrealist portraiture, gospel deep cuts, Black folklore, and superstition.

With work appearing or forthcoming in Poetry Magazine, Hayden’s Ferry Review, Shade Literary Arts, WILDNESS, & elsewhere, he has received fellowships & support from The Watering Hole and Winter Tangerine. He is an avid believer in evening thunderstorms & loose leaf tea. Go see ‘bout him at www.williekinard.com.

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, April 1 at 7:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Virtual Event

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