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Reading with J.C. Todd at Bucks County Community College

Bucks County Community College, whose Wordsmiths Reading Series brings the voices of award-winning poets and authors to the region, invites the public to hear J.C. Todd and Ethel Rackin read their poetry at 1 p.m. Monday February 20, in historic Tyler Hall on the Newtown campus.
Todd, winner of the 2016 International Literary Award in poetry and a 2014-16 Pew Fellow, has held fellowships from the Pennsylvania Council on the Arts, Ragdale and Ucross and a writing residency at Humboldt University in Berlin. Her books include What Space This Body (Wind, 2008) and two chapbooks. Individual poems have been published in The Paris Review, The American Poetry Review, Ekphrasis, and are forthcoming in Beloit Poetry Journal.
Todd teaches in the Creative Writing Program at Bryn Mawr College. Last fall, Todd served as judge for the Bucks County Poet Laureate Competition.

Rackin is the author of The Forever Notes (2013) and Go On (2016), both from Parlor Press. Elizabeth Robinson awarded …

Off Site Free Verse Editions Reading, Washington DC AWP

Off Site Verse Editions Reading, Washington DC 
Associated Writers and Writing Programs (AWP) Conference

Thursday, February 9 at 5:30 PM-7PM  Courtyard Washington Embassy Row 1600 Rode Island Ave. NW, Washington, DC 20036

Join us in celebrating fine new books by Free Verse Editions writers as well as hearing poetry read by outstanding past and upcoming writers on the Free Verse Editions list. Readers will include Jennifer Atkinson, Bruce Bond, Hannah Craig, Derek Gromadzki, Lew Klatt, Eric Pankey, Donald Platt, Ethel Rackin, Jon Thompson, and Felicia Zamora.

In addition, Free Verse Editions will have a table at the Bookfair (653T). Please stop by!