Beeler Gallery and Columbus College of Art & Design’s Writing, Literature, and Philosophy department present a reading by poet Erica Dawson. Dawson is the author of The Small Blades Hurt (Measure Press, 2014), winner of the 2016 Poets’ Prize, and Big-Eyed Afraid (Waywiser Press, 2007), winner of the 2006 Anthony Hecht Prize. Dawson will read from her forthcoming collection When Rap Spoke Straight to God. The event is free and open to the public. For more information, visit ccad.edu/calendar.