POETRY WORKSHOP EACH MONTH: All are welcome!
Poets of any level of experience
are encouraged to come and respond to each other's poetry. Bring
multiple copies (about 16) of your poem.
Meets first Monday of each
month from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. at
Brentwood Public Library
3501 Brownsville Road
THE WORKSHOP WILL TAKE PLACE ON JANUARY 8, 2018, SINCE THE FIRST MONDAY IN JANUARY IS NEW YEAR'S DAY.
We request a donation of $2 for the library. Questions? Call 412-481-POEM for further information. For directions, 412-882-5694. The library is on the route of the Carrick bus, 51C.
Michael Wurster leads a participatory
discussion of a well-known poet chosen by a participant. 7:30 p.m. on the fourth Wednesday of each month. Free.
We meet in a private room at the back of the Coffee Tree, 5524 Walnut Street, in Shadyside, 412-621-6880.
Note: each participant will be responsible for getting the book for himself or herself.
Readings for future sessions:
- December 27: C.D. Wright, Steal Away: Selected and New Poems, (Copper Canyon).
- January 24: Peter Reading, Collected Poems 1: 1970-1984, (Bloodaxe Books).
- February 28: Jack Gilbert, Collected Poems, (Knopf).
- March 28: Fernando Pessoa and Co., translated by Richard Zenith (Grove Press).