Events

Apr 26, 2019
Friday, April 26, 2019
7 pm
Holiday Inn Eau Claire 4751 Owen Ayres Court Eau Claire

Ronnie Hess, Chair of the Wisconsin Poet Laureate Commission, will open this half hour poetry reading and ceremony. Karla Huston, Poet Laureate in 2017-2018, will read first and then pass the Wisconsin Poet Laureate's torch to newly appointed Poet Laureate Margaret Rozga, who will then read poems from her book, Justice  Freedom  Herbs.

Apr 28, 2019
Sunday, April 28, 2019
2 to 3:30 pm
Rise & Grind--Flex Room, Brown County Library Central Branch 515 Pine Street, Floor 3 Green Bay

The workshop will begin with reading several poems on the theme of opening doors. Brainstorming exercises will follow, after which participants will draft their poems and volunteers will read their drafts. The workshop will conclude with general discussion.

May 25, 2019
Saturday, May 25, 2019
6 pm
Location To Be Announced

The May installment in the Bonk! Performance series will feature Wisconsin Poet Laureate Margaret Rozga. With the help of audience participation, Rozga will read poems from her books 200 Nights and One Day and Pestiferous Questions: A Life in Poems. Madison poet Derrick Austin will also be reading.