Wednesday, September 25, 2013

Poetry in Michigan / Michigan in Poetry

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September 2013 
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 Poetry in Michigan / Michigan in Poetry

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Dear Friends,

We are planning a number of events of celebrate the publication of Poetry in Michigan / Michigan in Poetry. Readings are currently scheduled for Kalamazoo, Portage, Lansing, and Ann Arbor; see details below. We hope you will be able to join us!

We are so excited to see this book come to life!

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Poetry in Michigan

Book launch:
Bell's Brewery, Kalamazoo, MI
Sunday, October 20th, 2:00 p.m.

featuring readings by:
David Cope, Kathleen McGookey, D.R. James, Daneen Wardrop, Elizabeth Kerlikowske, Diane Seuss, Phillip Sterling, Amy Newday, Robert VanderMolen, Linda Nemec Foster, Rodney Torreson, Cullen Bailey Burns, and Dennis Hinrichsen

and music by: Joe Gross

Portage District Library

Thursday, December 5th, 7:00 p.m.
Portage District Library
300 Library Lane

featuring readings by:

Bill Olsen
Nancy Eimers
Robert Haight
Gail Martin
David Dodd Lee
Patricia Clark

The Creole Gallery

Thursday, November 21st, 7:30 p.m. 
The Creole Gallery 
Lansing's Old Town 
1218 Turner Street
featuring readings by:
Christine Rhein 
Patricia Clark 
David James 
Lizzie Hutton 
Marc Sheehan 
Joy Gaines-Friedler 
Keith Taylor
Teresa Scollon
and others

Wednesday, December 4th, 7:00 p.m.
124 E. Washington St.
Ann Arbor

featuring readings by:
Thomas Lynch
Lizzie Hutton
Linda Gregerson
Keith Taylor
Laura Kasischke
Alison Swan
Josie Kearns
David Cope

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