An Evening with Stacie Leatherman & Michael Hemery

03/30/11

The 1st Annual Echoes and Visions Reading Series presents an evening with writers Stacie Leatherman and Michael Hemery in celebration of National Poetry Month.

When: Thursday, March 31, 2011 7:00 PM—9:00 PM
Where: Wor-Wic Community College, GH 101
Contact: Adam Tavel (atavel@worwic.edu), 410-334-2866
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Stacie Leatherman’s first book, Stranger Air, will be published by Mayapple Press this spring. BlazeVOX will publish her second book, Storm Crop, in late 2011. Her work has appeared in New American Writing, Interim, Indiana Review, Cricket Review Online, Barrow Street, Caketrain, Diagram, Crazyhorse, isotope, BlazeVOX, elimae, SUB-LIT, Packingtown Review, The Florida Review, Many Mountains Moving, and The Southeast Review, among others. She has an MFA from the Vermont College of Fine Arts and blogs at stacieleatherman.com.

Michael Hemery teaches English near Cleveland, Ohio, serves as the nonfiction editor of Hunger Mountain, and earned his MFA from the Vermont College of Fine Arts. His book, No Permanent Scars, was recently published by Silenced Press. Individual essays from this collection have appeared in Drunken Boat, Los Angeles Review, Lumina, New Plains Review, Passages North, The Portland Review, Post Road Magazine, Redivider, Slice, sub-TERRAIN, The Tusculum Review, and the book Fearless Confessions: A Writer’s Guide to Memoir.

Both authors will read from their recent collections. A book sale/signing and refreshments will follow this free public event, which is sponsored by The ARTS Club. For more information, email Professor Adam Tavel at atavel@worwic.edu.