Wintonbury Poetry Series

7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
McMahon Wintonbury Library
Children's Room

Event Details

"Two Women Poets of Diverse Talents" -- Eileen Albrizio and Leslie McGrath. Wethersfield poet Eileen Albrizio, former ABC and NPR radio news host and journalist and co-owner of a comic book store in Rocky Hill, writes novels, short stories, plays and poetry, and tonight will read from her poetry collections. Essex poet Leslie McGrath is the author of 3 full-length poetry collections, Feminists Are Passing from Our Lives; Opulent Hunger, Opulent Rage; and Out from the Pleiades. She has been called "an oral historian of the alienated." Winner of the Pablo Neruda Prize for Poetry and the Gretchen Warren Award from the New England Poetry Club, she teaches creative writing at Central CT State Univ. and The Graduate Institute in Bethany. Open mic follows. Note: This program was originally scheduled for November 15, 2018, but was snowed out.
Event Type(s): Adult Program
Age Group(s): Adults, Teens (13-18)
Presenter: Tom Nicotera
Tom Nicotera
(860) 243-9721