Sunflower Reading Series – 5/1

Featuring readings from Crystal Boson and Louise Krug, with live audio from Megan Kaminksi and Joshua Clover.

The May episode of the Sunflower Reading Series brings you readings and discussion from poet Crystal Boson and essayist Louise Krug. Plus, live audio from a KU Commons poetry reading by Joshua Clover and Megan Kaminski




Crystal Boson

Crystal is a poet with interest in place, science fiction, and afro-futurism. She received a PhD in American Studies from KU in May and will be teaching at Oregon State University in August.


Louise Krug

Louise is a nonfiction writer who completed a creative writing PhD at KU in May. She has published one memoir, Louise Amended, about her life-changing brain surgery.


Live Reading: Joshua Clover and Megan Kamiski

 Joshua Clover is a poet and faculty member at University of California-Davis, and visited KU in May as part of the KU Commons readings program. Megan Kaminski, KU professor, poet and former student of Dr. Clover, introduced and read alongside him.

Written by Scott Ross. Tune into the Sunflower Reading Series the first Thursday of every month at 7pm on KJHK 90.7fm.