Forth sunday poetry readings
A dedicated committee of local poets and poetry-lovers arrange a monthly poetry program that includes many award-winning and local poets.
These programs take place on the fourth Sunday of the month at 2pm in the meeting room of the library.
Readings are free and open to the public. Light refreshments are served. Find their Facebook page here.
Next reading - August 23, 2020 at 2pm
Penelope Moffet and Jose Hernandez Diaz
Sunday, August 23, 2:00pm
streaming online on facebook; join us at https://www.facebook.com/fourthsundayspoetry/
Penelope Moffet is the author of two chapbooks, most recently It Isn't That They Mean to Kill You (Arroyo Seco Press, 2018). Her poems have appeared in Verse-Virtual, The Ekphrastic Review, Natural Bridge, Coiled Serpent: Poets Arising from the Cultural Quakes and Shifts of Los Angeles (Tia Chucha Press, 2016), California Fire and Water: A Climate Crisis Anthology, the Altadena Poetry Review, and elsewhere. She lives in Culver City with two demanding cats.
Jose Hernandez Diaz is a 2017 National Endowment for the Arts Poetry Fellow. He is from Southern California. He is the author of a collection of prose poems: The Fire Eater (Texas Review Press, 2020). His work appears in The American Poetry Review, Cincinnati Review, Georgia Review, Huizache, Iowa Review, The Missouri Review, The Nation, Poetry, and Southeast Review, among others. He is currently an editor at Frontier and Palette Poetry.