ImageThe author of a finalist for the 2008 Oklahoma Book Award for poetry will read from his work June 13 as part of The Performing Arts Studio’s Second Sunday Poetry Reading.

The free reading by poet and teacher Fred Alsburg is scheduled for 2 p.m. at the historic Santa Fe Depot, 200 S. Jones Ave.

Alsberg’s work has appeared in Blue Unicorn, Greensboro Review, The Southeast Review, Louisiana Review and Oklahoma Today. In 2008, his chapbook, Reassembling Dust, was one of four finalists for the Oklahoma Book Award for poetry.

He is an assistant professor in the Department of Language and Literature at Southwest Oklahoma State University in Weatherford.

For more information about this event and other PAS programming, call 307-9320.