Poetry Institute: February 2018

02/15/2018 06:30 PM - 09:00 PM ET

Category

Poetry

Admission

  • $10.00  -  Suggested Donation
  • Free  -  Pay what you wish - enter amount before check out, or bring a donation for the jar.

Location

The Institute Library
847 Chapel Street
New Haven, CT 06510

Summary

Poetry Institute Third Thursdays Monthly at 6:30pm: Celebrate an eclectic mix of poetic voices in a casual setting. Open mic with outstanding featured readers. Doors open at 6:30pm. Reading starts at 7pm. Arrive a few minutes early to sign up. $10 suggested donation or pay what you wish. Please register online in advance.

Description

Poetry Institute

Third Thursdays Monthly at 6:30pm

February 2018 features David Cappella, Poet in Residence at Central Connecticut State University and Professor Emeritus of English

David Cappella has co-authored two widely-used poetry textbooks: Teaching the Art of Poetry: The Moves and A Surge of Language: Teaching Poetry Day-to-Day. His chapbook Gobbo: A Solitaire’s Opera, won the Bright Hill Press Poetry Chapbook Competition in 2006. Currently, he is co-translating Tracce di un’anima, the poems of Italian poet Germana Santangelo. His most recently published novel is Kindling.

Doors open at 6:30pm. Reading starts at 7pm. Arrive a few minutes early to sign up. $10 suggested donation or pay what you wish. Please register online in advance.