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April 4, 2019

April 4, 2019 First Thursday Poetry

THEME: Night at the FORM (s) Form Poetry – a description and an order; structure is key in sonnets, iambic pentameter, ironic pentameter, AABB; ABAB, style, etc.; quatrains, sestinas looking for patterns and rhythms – find some, write some, bring them, read them.

 

MCs: Steven Concert & 

Tara Holdren

Start: April 4, 2019 7:30 pm
End: April 4, 2019 9:00 pm
Venue: Bloomsburg Public Library
Address:
Market Street, Bloomsburg, PA, 17815, United States

March 7, 2019

The Student Poetry Association (Bloomsburg University)

 

THEME:  Love and Self-acceptance

Students in the Student Poetry Association of Bloomsburg University will read original works.

 

Start: March 7, 2019 7:30 pm
End: March 7, 2019 9:00 pm
Venue: Bloomsburg Public Library
Phone:
Address:
Market Street, Bloomsburg, PA, , United States

February 7, 2019

Featured Poet: Quinn McCracken

THEME: Land Labor – Quinn McCracken is a poet from the central Pennsylvania anthracite coal region. He studied creative writing with Robert Cording and other great writers at the college of the Holy Cross before receiving his MFA under the tutelage of Stanley Plumly at the University of Maryland. Now Quinn lives in Bloomsburg where responds his labor teaching college English. At home he is at the mercy of three daughters and his wife, Debra.

 MC: Jerry Wemple

Start: February 7, 2019 7:30 pm
End: February 7, 2019 9:00 pm
Venue: Bloomsburg Public Library
Phone:
Address:
Market Street, Bloomsburg, PA, , United States