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SUNY Fredonia

Today we're talking with poet, professor, and NEA Literature Fellow (yup, you guessed it), Aimee Nezhukumatathil . If you're wondering, yes, that's her real name. She's a wonderful poet who has penned three collections: Miracle Fruit (2003), At the Drive-In Volcano (2007), and Lucky Fish (2011). A...
Costume sketch for the narrator in Ligeia. Work by Anna Slocum. Image courtesy of the Daniel A. Reed Library, SUNY Fredonia As a Big Read grantee, SUNY Fredonia has found a foolproof way to get students to participate: make it part of the curriculum. Professor Dixon Reynolds incorporated SUNY's Big...