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Milwaukee’s New Poets Laureate Launch on May 5

Milwaukeeans James Capson and Jeff Poniewaz have been named to serve as Milwaukee’s poet laureates for the next two years, beginning next month. Here’s a link to the Milwaukee Public Library’s announcement.

http://www.jsonline.com/blogs/entertainment/202553251.html

CWW congratulates these two poets on this honor.

Please visit the CWW website at http://www.wiswriters.org

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Library to Honor Wisconsin Writer/Illustrator and Critic/Filmaker

The following is on the 88.9 FM Radio Milwaukee website:

Milwaukee Public Library’s Wisconsin Writers Wall of Fame to induct Henkes and Schickel


Who: Milwaukee Public Library
When: Sunday Oct 14 – 2:00pm

Where: Central Library, 814 W. Wisconsin Ave

Milwaukee Public Library’s Wisconsin Writers Wall of Fame to induct Henkes and Schickel

The Milwaukee Public Library’s Wisconsin Writers Wall of Fame will induct two state natives: children’s author and illustrator Kevin Henkes and biographer, critic and filmmaker Richard Schickel. The Library’s Wall of Fame pays tribute to a spectrum of literary talents whose work has been influenced by their life and experiences in Wisconsin. Both honorees will be in attendance.

Sunday, October 14, 2012, 2 p.m. at the Central Library, 814 W. Wisconsin Ave., inside of the Wisconsin Avenue entrance. The event is free and open to the public, but RSVPs are appreciated to 414-286-3021. While the program will be oriented to an adult audience, Kevin Henkes’ young fans are welcome to attend. More at www.mpl.org

 

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