Join the Department of English and the Creative Writing Program for a reading by Visiting Assistant Professor Scott Minar.

Minar is a poet, essayist, songwriter, and performing musician. He has collaborated with scholars and writers in the United States, Sweden, Syria, Israel, England, Norway, and elsewhere, and his work has been published in English, Arabic, Swedish, and Hebrew. He is the recipient of The Joseph Stein Award, among numerous other prizes for poetry and teaching, and his work was nominated for a Pushcart Prize by Joyce Carol Oates.

He is a professor emeritus of English at Ohio University and joins Ohio Wesleyan as our Spring 2023 visiting assistant professor of English. 

The event will be held in the Milligan Room on the first floor of the newly renovated Slocum Hall, 75 S. Sandusky St., Delaware. Admission is free.