Tara Betts

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General Information

Name: Tara Betts

Pen Name: None

Genres: Poetry

Born: in Kankakee, Illinois

Website: tarabetts.net

Email: N/A

Illinois Connection

Tara lived in Chicago, Illinois.

Biographical and Professional Information

Tara is a Ph.D. candidate at Binghamton University and she taught creative writing at Rutgers University. Tara was an educator in Chicago, and founded Girls Speak there. Tara has also performed in plays, including two SouthWest V-Day productions of Eve Ensler’s Vagina Monologues at Chicago’s DuSable Museum. After winning Guild Complex’s Gwendolyn Brooks Open Mic Award, she represented Chicago twice at the National Poetry Slam.

Published Works

  • Arc and Hue, Aquarius Press, 2009

Titles for Purchase and at Your Library

Arc & Hue

ISBN: 098192087X
Release Date: 2009-09-01

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Literary Awards

Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances

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Please email info@tarabetts.net for more information.

External Links

Tara Betts on WorldCat

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