English Professor Attends Southern Women Writers Conference

November 5th, 2007

Pineville, LA… Dr. Rosanne Osborne, Hixson Professor of English at Louisiana College, recently attended the Southern Women Writers Conference at Berry College, Rome, Georgia where she read a selection of her poems and presented a paper on the poetry of North Carolina poet, Betty Adcock.

Dr. Osborne read poems taken from Jane’s Song, a collection of persona poems she has written in the voices of the women connected to the life of Mark Twain.

In addition, Osborne’s poem, “Ground of Being,” was published in the September 15, 2007, issue of The Christian Century.