Events

Oct 25, 2019
Friday, October 25, 2019
4 to 5:30 pm
Unitarian Universalist Congregation 421 South Farwell Street Eau Claire

Two Wisconsin Poets Laureate, Kimberly Blaeser (2015-2016) and Margaret Rozga (2019-2020) will read from their recent work and engage in dialogue about their poetry, its sources, and the roles they see it enacting in the world. They will welcome questions and comments from the audience.

Copies of Copper Yearning (Blaeser) and Pestiferous Questions: A Life in Poems (Rozga) will be available for purchase at this event. Please join us for an autographing session following the presentation.

Oct 26, 2019
Saturday, October 26, 2019
1:30 pm
Edgerton Library 101 Albion Street Edgerton

Wisconsin Poet Laureate Margaret Rozga will discuss her inspiration, poetic process, and activist poetry. She will focus on poems that exemplify points in her talk, including new poems and some from her latest book, Pestiferous Questions: A Life in Poems.

The talk is part of the Edgerton Sterling North Book & Film Festival. More information may be found at www.edgertonbookfestival.org.

Nov 02, 2019
Saturday, November 2, 2019
1 pm
University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee at Waukesha 1500 North University Drive Waukesha

As part of the 10th annual Southeast Wisconsin Book Festival, Margaret Rozga and Kimberly Blaeser engage with history, Indigenous culture, social justice, identity, and the environment. The result: woke poetry.

More information may be found at www.sewibookfest.com.