Couple of reminders from the Wisconsin Fellowship of Poets (WFOP):
SOUTHEAST WISCONSIN FESTIVAL OF BOOKS, JUNE 15-16: The Southeast Wisconsin Festival of Books will return to the UW-Waukesha campus on June 15-16, 2012, celebrating the theme “Freedom to Read.” 100 authors and presenters including keynote Tawni O’Dell and Wisconsin favorites Cathryn Cofell with Obvious Dog (Bruce Dethlefsen and Bill Orth), Jerry Apps, Kathie Giorgio and Jean Feraca. View the 2012 Southeast Wisconsin Festival of Books Program for detailed information about program content.
ANN PETERS: FRIDAY, JUNE 15: Ann Peters, a New Yorker and native of Fond du Lac, will read from her forthcoming book House Hold: A Memoir of American Place and Property. 7 pm reading at Windhover Café Gallery, 51 Sheboygan Street in Fond du Lac. Refreshments will be served.
Don’t forget to drop in on CWW’s website at http://www.wiswriters.org.
Photos from our Awards Banquet are at http://www.wiswriters.org/gallery.htm.
Read award-winning poet (and CWW board member) Karla Huston’s interview with Wisconsin Poet Laureate Bruce Dethlefsen at http://www.wiswriters.org/dethlefsen.pdf.
The first of Marquette University journalism student Andrew Phillips’ interviews with 11 Wisconsin writers–this one with historian John Gurda– is at http://www.wiswriters.org/wwritersseries1.pdf.