Wick Poetry Center Reading Series Major Ragain
Ragain, who first came to Kent, Ohio, in the summer of 1969, has taught at Kent State University over the past six decades. He also works with a veterans’ writing circle through the Wick Poetry Center and Warriors’ Journey Home, a healing circle for veterans. Ragain has hosted open poetry readings in Kent for 30 years, and currently performs monthly readings at Last Exit Books. The most recent of his five collections of poems is A Hungry Ghost Surrenders His Tackle Box.