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Friday, September 28 • 12:30pm - 1:30pm
Poets' Roundtable

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Modeled after a similar and very successful Roundtable event held recently at Bozeman’s Rialto Theater, this event will feature five poets from the Northwest reading poems on a variety of specific subjects (a few examples: mother figures, machines, bears, gardens) and conversing about their work. Attendees are invited to help select the subject of each round of poems. The Roundtable approach is less formal and more interactive than a conventional reading and provides a unique view of each poet’s voice and approach. The poets involved are diverse in gender, background, age, orientation, and poetic style.

Speakers
avatar for Henrietta Goodman

Henrietta Goodman

Henrietta Goodman is the author of three books of poetry: All That Held Us (John Ciardi Prize, BkMk Press, 2018), Hungry Moon (Mountain West Poetry Series, 2013), and Take What You Want (Beatrice Hawley Award, Alice James Books, 2007). Her poems and essays have recently appeared in... Read More →
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Ryan Scariano

Ryan Scariano’s chapbook, Smithereens, was published by Imperfect Press. Some of his recent poetry has appeared or is forthcoming in Phantom Drift; Basalt; the Willow Springs Books anthology: Heart of the Rat; Verde Que Te Quiero Verde: Poems after Federico Garcia Lorca; and Bright... Read More →
avatar for Corrie Williamson

Corrie Williamson

Co-Founder, Helena Area Literary Arts
Corrie Williamson is the author of Sweet Husk, winner of the 2014 Perugia Press Prize and finalist for the 2015 Library of Virginia Poetry Award. Her second book, The River Where You Forgot My Name, was selected by Allison Joseph for the 2018 Crab Orchard Series in Poetry, and will... Read More →
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Tobias Wray

Director of Creative Writing Programs, University of Idaho
Born in Baton Rouge to a clarinetist and an English teacher who wished she were a nun, Tobias Wray’s work invests in Queer poetics and lyric storytelling. He holds an MFA in Poetry and Translation from the University of Arkansas and a doctorate from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee... Read More →


Friday September 28, 2018 12:30pm - 1:30pm
The Public House 130 E Broadway St, Missoula, MT 59802

Attendees (12)