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Alumni Reading Series: Megan Merchant

  • UNLV Campus, RLL 101 4505 S. Maryland Pkwy Las Vegas United States (map)

Megan Merchant holds an MFA from UNLV and was the winner of the 2017 Beullah Rose Poetry Prize, the 2016-2017 Cog Literary Award, and the Las Vegas Poets Prize. Join us for Merchant’s return to Las Vegas in anticipation of her latest book Bleuet/Bluetiful/Blue, available March 2020.


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Megan Merchant is the editor of Pirene's Fountain, an editor at The Comstock Review, and the author of four chapbooks: Translucent, sealed, Unspeakable Light , In the Rooms of a Tiny House, and A Thousand Paper Cranes. Her first children’s book, These Words I Shaped For You, is now available with Penguin Random House.


This event is free and open to the public, but a reservation is required. Free parking for this event can be found on the 5th and 6th floors of Cottage Grove Parking Garage starting at 6 pm.