WHEN:    November 11, 2023 (Business meeting is 10:00 a.m.; speaker begins at 10:30 a.m.)

        WHAT   Speaker April Wilkerson

        WHERE: Pioneer Room Norman Central Library or via Zoom

April Wilkerson is a research writer at the OU Health Sciences Center and enjoys writing poetry in her spare time. She will speak about both types of writing and how each often informs the other. She believes poetry should be as accessible as research topics. She has self-published a poetry chapbook and occasionally reads at open-mic gatherings. She appreciates the quote, “When reading something is effortless, great effort has gone into the writing.