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Artists Who Are Poets/Poets Who Are Artists Reading
September 27 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Featuring Susan Elizabeth “Beth” Sweeney!
Susan Elizabeth (Beth) Sweeney’s poems have appeared in Diner, Worcester Review, Journal of Irish Literature, and elsewhere, and won an Academy of Poets Prize, a Frank O’Hara Poetry Prize, and other awards. Her chapbook, Hand Me Down (Finishing Line, 2013), was a semifinalist in the New Women’s Voices Competition. She is now collaborating with composer Matthew Jaskot on Close and Apart, a song cycle about tragedy, transplantation, and hope, and directing Mapping Worcester in Poetry, an initiative supported by the Mellon Foundation with the Worcester County Poetry Association as community partner.
Open mic: 2 Poems or 5-minute max
Contact Sam 508 753 4319 or Huck 508 753 2500
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