Contact Information

Jay Collier,

Director of College Relations

 

Wayne State College
1111 Main Street
Wayne, Nebraska 68787
(402) 375-7325

Contact the News Center

WSC Newscenter and College Relations - 402-375-7324 Contact the News Center Newscenter Home

 

 

Stories/News

The Plains Writers Series: A Day of Poetry at Wayne State

 

Wayne State College students, faculty, alumni and area residents are invited to enjoy the Plains Writers Series featuring long-time friend and poet, Don Welch, at 2:30 p.m. April 9 in the WSC Humanities Building, second floor lounge. Wayne State also will host the longest continuous running poetry slam in Nebraska, Poetry Slam XXI, at 7 p.m. at The Max Again bar in downtown Wayne.

 

Don Welch is a retired Reynolds Professor of Literature at the University of Nebraska at Kearney, and will be reading from his most recent collection of poetry, When Memory Gives Dust a Face (Sandhills Press/Lewis-Clark Press, April 2008).Other readers during the day will include Wayne State alumna Amy McGeorge at 2 p.m. and Omaha Slam Poet Sarah McKinstry-Brown at 2:15 p.m.

 

Poetry Slam XXI will feature upcoming authors Jen Lambert and Liz Kay as judges and between-round readers. If interested in competing in the slam for cash and prizes, bring $5 and 4 original poems to The Max by 6:30 p.m. The Slam runs from 7 to 10 p.m. The day and evening events are free and open to the public.

 

For information: Cynthia Black, WSC Press, 402-375-7118 or e-mail wscpress@wsc.edu.

 

WSC Centennial Book

History Book

Flash | or | PDF

Purchasing Instructions Inside!

Find us on Facebook

Wayne State College
Our focus is your future
Find us on Facebook
Follow us on Twitter
Watch us on Youtube
Linked IN
Instagram
Flickr