Texas A&M-Texarkana PLACE will be hosting a poet this Friday April 13.

The Program for Learning and Community Engagement at Texas A&M University-Texarkana will present writer and poet Christina M Rau, for a reading from her recent collection, “Liberating the Astronauts.” The reading will take place Friday, April 13 in Room 217 of the University Center Building at A&M-Texarkana.  The event is from 7:30-9:00 p.m. and is free and open to the public. There will be a select number of copies of her collection available at the reading.

PLACE is a faculty-led program designed to create a community of learners comprising A&M-Texarkana students, faculty, staff and the community at large. PLACE chooses an annual theme around which to organize a lecture series and other activities that provide focal points for learning and discussion. This year’s theme is “science and technology.”

For more information, contact Dr. Corrine Hinton, PLACE chair, and visit the PLACE website