CSUB California Writer Series reading canceled

May 9, 2008
Kathy Miller, 661/654-2456, kmiller26@csub.edu or
Michele Newel, 661/654-2720, mnewell1@csub.edu

A reading at California State University, Bakersfield featuring Frank Bidart, a distinguished poet and Bakersfield native, slated for Tuesday, May 20 at 7 p.m. has been canceled due to illness.

Bidart hopes to reschedule the reading some time within the next year.

The free event was part of the California Writer Series program, sponsored by the CSUB English department and Sigma Tau Delta, the English Honors Society. Previous readers have included Kay Ryan, Wanda Coleman, Joe Wenderoth, Susana Chavez-Silverman, Pam Houston, Ngugi wa Thiong'o and Brian Turner.

For more information, contact Marit MacArthur at (661) 654-6503.