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Kirkland and Hamilton Alumnae to Read Poetry

By Holly Foster
Posted October 6, 2010
Tags 1978 1980 Alumni Creative Writing Fallcoming Literature and Creative Writing
Nin Andrews '80 and Jo Pitkin K '78, will read from their poetry on Thursday, Oct. 7, at 8 p.m., in the Wellin Atrium of the Science Center. The poetry readings are free and open to the public.

Andrews received her M.F.A. from Vermont College. She is the author of several novels including Southern Comfort, Midlife Crisis with Dick and Jane, and Do You Live in a Vacuum. Many of her poems and stories have appeared in anthologies and literary journals, including Ploughshares, The Paris Review, and Best American Poetry.

Pitkin earned her M.F.A. in poetry from the Writer’s Workshop at the University of Iowa. She was the founder and editor of Red Weather, Kirkland College’s literary magazine. Since 1983, Pitkin has worked as a freelance educational writer, and is a former editor in secondary English at Houghton Mifflin Company in Boston. Her chapbook, titled The Measure, was published in 2007.


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