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Convocation: An Evening with Vijay Seshadri ’74

Tuesday, April 7 at 7:30pm

Finney Chapel 90 North Professor Street, Oberlin, OH 44074

Vijay Seshadri is the author of three collections of poetry: the Pulitzer Prize-winner, 3 SectionsThe Long Meadow, which won the James Laughlin Award; and Wild Kingdom. His poems, essays, and reviews have appeared in AGNI, Antaeus, Boulevard, the Nation, the New Yorker, the Paris Review, Shenandoah, Threepenny Review, Yale Review, the Times Book Review, and TriQuarterly, and in many anthologies, including Under 35: The New Generation of American Poets, Contours of the Heart, Staying Alive: Real Poems for Unreal Times, and four editions of The Best American Poetry.

The convocation is free and open to the public. No tickets are required. For more information please contact the Office of Public Programs at (440) 775-6785 or visit

Sponsored by the Office of the President and the Finney Lecture Committee

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Signature Programs, Convocation


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Free, No Ticket Required

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Peter Asch

Peter Asch left a positive review 4/7/2015

Such a wonderful time, and I liked having the opportunity to ask a fun first question too! Thanks for bringing Vijay and other luminaries like him in the humanities!!

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