Poetry Readings with the Marquette Poets Circle
Posted on April 12, 2018 – 9:01 pm
The Portage Lake District Library invites everyone to join the Marquette Poets Circle for an evening of poems as they celebrate the release their five-year anthology, Maiden Voyage, on Tuesday, April 17, at 6:30 p.m.
Poets whose poems are in the book and who will be reading from Maiden Voyage are Beverly Matherne, Kathleen Heideman, Jesse Koenig, Janeen Rastall, John Taylor, and Richard Rastall.
The Marquette Poets Circle was formed in 2012 by Matt Maki to celebrate poetry. Maiden Voyage celebrates the fifth anniversary of the group and features the poems of thirty three local and regional poets with an expansive and varied collection of themes and images. The book opens with a preface by Martin Achatz, U. P. Poet Laureate, and an introduction by Richard Rastall, poet and creator of the anthology.
There will be a book signing and selling following the presentation.
Library programs are free and everyone is welcome. For more information please call the library at 482-4570.
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