CSUSM to Host Reading by Author Kate Greenstreet


Media Contact: Margaret Lutz | mlutz@csusm.edu

On Thursday, October 29 at 7 p.m., the Community and World Literary Series at California State University San Marcos (CSUSM) will host a reading featuring author Kate Greenstreet. Greenstreet's second book, The Last 4 Things, is new from Ahsahta Press and includes a DVD of two short films made by the author. Her first book, Case Sensitive, was published by Ahsahta in 2006. She is also the author of three chapbooks, including This is Why I Hurt You (Lame House Press, 2008). Find her poems in current or forthcoming issues of Jubilat, VOLT, the Denver Quarterly, Fence, Court Green, and other journals.

The reading will be held at CSUSM in the Grand Salon, room 113, of the M. Gordon Clarke Field House. The event is free and open to the public, but there is a fee for on-campus parking.

The public should contact the Community and World Literary Series Office at 760-750-3110 or www.csusm.edu/cwls.
Directions and Parking
CSUSM is located at 333 S. Twin Oaks Valley Road in San Marcos. For more information or directions to the campus, visit www.csusm.edu/guide. Parking is available in campus lots with fees ranging from $3 to $9 depending upon length of stay.

About the Community and World Literary Series
The CSUSM Community and World Literary Series host on-campus literary readings several times a semester. The visiting authors have produced some of the most innovative and original work in contemporary poetry, fiction, drama and performance art. Some of these writers are local to southern California, while others come from elsewhere in the country and the world. All are at the forefront of developments in contemporary aesthetics and culture.

About California State University San Marcos
California State University San Marcos combines the ambiance of a mid-sized, personal, modern campus with the unequaled value of the California State University. Since its founding in 1989, the campus has distinguished itself. Students benefit from the latest facilities and equipment, a superb faculty that enjoys teaching, and a rigorous academic program that prepares students for a successful life in and out of the workplace. A recent survey reported that our annual spending in the region was $161 million, generating a total impact of $307 million on the regional economy. 85 percent of CSUSM's alumni stay in the region. CSU San Marcos is located on a 304-acre hillside overlooking the city of San Marcos. It is fifteen miles east of the ocean; just thirty miles north of downtown San Diego.