Here’s an item from Wisconsin writer Kathie Giorgio: WRITING THE LUMINOUS POEM with TOM MONTAG – learn what makes the luminous poem glow – The luminous poem is not about what the poet might feel, but about the thing revealed. It is spare, clear, and loyal to reality; it allows the “ten thousand things” of […]
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Here’s news from Wisconsin Fellowship of Poets about events in April. STORYCATCHERS IN APRIL! SERVICE INDUSTRY NIGHT Monday, April 24, 2017 Déjà vu Martini Lounge, 519 W College Avenue, Appleton 6-8 pm ROADTRIPS Friday, April 28, 2017 Backstage at the Meyer 117 S Washington Street, Green Bay 7:30-9:30 pm Want your story […]
Press Release: 2016 Wisconsin Writers Awards Announced! From: Council for Wisconsin Writers www.wiswriters.org For release: March 27, 2017 Contact: Jerrianne Hayslett firstname.lastname@example.org 2016 WISCONSIN WRITERS AWARDS ANNOUNCED BY COUNCIL FOR WISCONSIN WRITERS Eight Wisconsin writers have been named winners of the Wisconsin Writers Awards for work published in 2016. The Council will award each […]
On Thursday, April 6, 7 pm, at Boswell Books in Milwaukee, just three days after publication… We’re delighted to announce that Jim Higgins will read from his new book: Wisconsin Literary Luminaries: From Laura Ingalls Wilder to Ayad Akhtar. From the humble Ingalls family cabin in the woods to Ayad Akhtar’s multicultural conflicts, the Badger […]
Writer B.J. Hollars, who is a University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire professor and director of Cirenaica, a writing residency in the Northwoods of Wisconsin, announces that the residency will be open this summer. “Nestled on 43 acres of hills, farmland, and forest near the quaint village of Fall Creek, Wisconsin, our residencies promise participants an intensive yet […]
READING POETRY & PI(E) Tuesday, March 14, from 5–6:30 pm Wisconsin Academy Steenbock Offices • 1922 University Ave., Madison Join us on National Pi Day (March 14, 2017) for a poetry reading featuring the new Wisconsin Poet Laureate, Karla Huston. Coffee and pie will be served in celebration of everyone’s favorite mathematical constant. Tickets are […]