R139. Tumbleweeding Out of the Great Plains: A Reading by Writers from the Graduate Writing Programs at The University of South Dakota

Patricia Olson Bookfair Stage, Washington State Convention Center, Level 4
Thursday, February 27, 2014
10:30 am to 11:45 am


Meet some of the complex mosaic of voices that comprise graduate creative writing at The University of South Dakota in this sampler reading by graduate creative writing students at USD, which will pull a number of our hardworking, volunteering South Dakota Review editors and staff members out from behind the bookfair table and onto the stage. Our graduate students come from across the nation and Canada, representing a diverse array of geographies as well as cultural and aesthetic backgrounds.



Sara Henning is a doctoral student at the University of South Dakota, where she serves as managing editor for South Dakota Review. The author of two collections of poetry, A Sweeter Water and To Speak of Dahlias, her work appears in such journals as Verse, Willow Springs, and Crab Orchard Review.

Jenny Yang Cropp is the author of one chapbook, Hanging the Moon. She is finishing a PhD in English at the University of South Dakota where she serves as an associate editor for South Dakota Review.


February 7–10, 2024
Kansas City, Missouri

Kansas City Convention Center