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 - Oct 25, 2020 at 2pm
Lynne Thompson and Genevieve Kaplan
Sunday, Oct 25, 2:00pm
streaming online on facebook; join us at https://www.facebook.com/fourthsundayspoetry/
Lynne Thompson is the author of Start With a Small Guitar, Beg No Pardon, winner of the Great Lakes Colleges New Writers Award, and Fretwork, selected by Jane Hirshfield for the Marsh Hawk Poetry Prize, 2019. Thompson’s recent work appears or is forthcoming in Ploughshares, Pleiades, Ninth Letter, december, and Best American Poetry 2020. She serves on the Boards of Scripps College, Cave Canem, and the Los Angeles Review of Books.
Genevieve Kaplan is the author of (aviary) (Veliz Books, 2020), In the ice house (Red Hen Press, 2011), and three chapbooks. Her poems can be found in Third Coast, Spillway, Denver Quarterly, South Dakota Review, Poetry Magazine, and other journals. A new chapbook, I exit the hallway and turn right, is forthcoming from above/ground press. Genevieve lives in southern California where she edits the Toad Press International chapbook series, publishing contemporary translations of poetry and prose.