Authors, Poets to Read from Their Works

Here are a couple of events featuring Wisconsin poets and authors sponsored by the Wisconsin Academy of Sciences Arts & Letters:

Friday, October 18, 5:00–7:00 pm at
A Room of One’s Own Bookstore, Madison

Join Wisconsin People & Ideas editor Jason A. Smith at the Wisconsin Book Festival for a reading by the 2013 poetry and fiction contest winners. Selected as the best from over four hundred entries, featured poets Geoffrey Collins (Marshall), William Quist (River Falls), and C.E. Perry (Madison), and authors Amy Baker (Blue Mounds), Rudy Koshar (Madison), and Geoffrey Collins (Marshall) will read their prize-winning works. Free and open to the public.


Friday, October 18, 6:30–9:30 pm at the Eau Claire Golf & Country Club, Altoona
Join Wisconsin Poet Laureate Max Garland for a celebratory cocktail reception and three-course dinner during the Chippewa Valley Book Festival. For more information or to register, please contact the L. E. Phillips Memorial Public Library Reference Desk at 715-839-5004.

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One response to “Authors, Poets to Read from Their Works

  1. Interesting post. like ur writing style

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