THE THING IN THE SPRING! JUNE 5TH – 9TH MUSIC, FILMS, EXHIBITIONS, ARTS FAIR, and READINGS
all in downtown Peterborough
Please join us for these readings sponsored by The MacDowell Colony:
FRIDAY JUNE 7TH AT 4 PM – MARY RUEFLE and ARIELLE GREENBERG. Mary has published several books of poetry and her work has been described as as having the spiritual desperation of Dickinson and the virtuosity of Wallace Stevens. Arielle is a feminist poet and editor of Black Clock. She has authored several books of poetry including Slice , & My Kafka Century.
SATURDAY JUNE 8TH AT 11 AM – ADAR COHEN, DOUG VALENTINE, and ED SYMKUS. Adar Cohen is an educator, practitioner, and researcher in the areas of conflict resolution, youth empowerment, and nonviolent social change. He is the co-author of Jimmie Lee and James: Two Lives, Two Deaths and the Movement That Changed America. Doug is the author of seven books, including books on the Phoenix Program during Vietnam, a book concerning the activities of the DEA, as well a book of poetry. Ed has been reviewing films and writing about the arts since 1975. He currently writes about film and music and more recently, poetry.
SUNDAY JUNE 9TH AT 11 AM – ILIANA ROCHA and RAGE HEZEKIAN. Iliana Rocha is an American poet and writer from Texas. Her debut collection Karankawa won an AWP Donald Hall Prize for poetry and a Society of Midland Authors Award. Rage Hezekiah is a New England based poet and educator, who earned her MFA from Emerson College. Her debut full length collection, Stray Harbor is forth-coming in 2019.
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