Black Mountain Institute; Las Vegas Office of Cultural Affairs; Nevada Humanities
The 2009 U.S. Poet Laureate gives the opening reading at the 2009 Vegas Valley Book Festival. Ryan's poetry collections include The Niagara River, Say Uncle, and Elephant Rocks. She has received fellowships from the NEA and the Guggenheim Foundation and was awarded the 2004 Ruth Lilly Poetry Prize.
Oral interpretation of poetry; Poetry; American – History and criticism; Poets laureate
American Literature | Arts and Humanities | Literature in English, North America | Modern Literature
Reading of selected poems.
Available at: http://digitalscholarship.unlv.edu/blackmountain_lectures_events/58