Wayne State College

Plains Writers Series Welcomes Christine Stewart-Nunez

Published Tuesday, March 29th, 2022

Christine Stewart-Nunez

Event is scheduled for April 14, with the reading beginning at 2 p.m.

Wayne State College’s Language and Literature Department, the School of Arts and Humanities, and the WSC Press are pleased to hold this spring’s Plains Writers Series on Thursday, April 14. The Plains Writers Series is held several times a year to bring attention to the prose and poetry of Great Plains writers through reading and interacting with area audiences.

This Plains Writers Series will feature Christine Stewart-Nuñez, South Dakota’s poet laureate from 2019-2021. The reading will begin at 2 p.m. in the lounge on the second floor of the Humanities Building at Wayne State College.

About the Reader
Christine Stewart-Nuñez is the author and editor of several books, including The Poet and The Architect (2021), South Dakota in Poems: An Anthology (2020), Untrussed (2016) and Bluewords Greening (2016), winner of the 2018 Whirling Prize (literature of disability theme). Her poetry has been the basis for international, cross-artistic collaborations with colleagues in music, dance, visual art, and architecture. She recently joined the faculty of arts at the University of Manitoba, where she teaches in the women’s and gender studies program. Visit her website at christinestewartnunez.com.

For more information, please contact:
Chad Christensen
WSC Press Managing Editor
[email protected]