The Poetry Of Earth Is Ceasing Never/Wild Has Its Skills

Friday, April 5, 2019 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm

Join us for a poetry reading with Pattian Rogers.

Pattiann Rogers has published fourteen books of poetry, most recently Quickening Fields from Penguin/Random House in 2017. Rogers is the recipient of two NEA Grants, a Guggenheim Fellowship, a Lannan Fellowship and a Lannan Literary Award in Poetry. In 2018 she received a Special Burroughs Medal for Lifetime Achievement in Nature Poetry. Among other awards her poems have received five Pushcart Prizes, two appearances in Best American Poetry, five appearances in Best Spiritual Writing, two Strousse Awards from Prairie Schooner, three awards from Poetry. She has taught as a visiting writer at the University of Montana, U. of Texas, Washington University, and was Associate Professor for four years at the U. of Arkansas. She is the mother of two sons, has three grandsons, and lives with her husband, a retired geophysicist, in Colorado.

Interested in the poetry workshop?
Saturday, April 6, 2019 - 9:30am to 12:00pm
A poetry workshop with Pattiann Rogers. Registration Required! call 970-962-2765 or email rebecca.strein@cityofloveland.org to register

Where: 
Gertrude Scott Room
Contact: 
Rebecca
reference@cityofloveland.org
970-962-9765
Event Type: 
Adult