Find your way to one of the Lake Agassiz Regional Libraries listed and celebrate 150+ years of poetry by Minnesota women! Join poet/editors Joyce Sutphen, Minnesota Poet Laureate; Thom Tammaro, three-time Minnesota Book Award recipient; and Connie Wanek, Witter Bynner Fellow of the Library of Congress, for an afternoon of poems and discussion about their groundbreaking anthology, TO SING ALONG THE WAY: MINNESOTA WOMEN POETS FROM PRE-TERRITORIAL DAYS TO THE PRESENT (New Rivers Press, 2006). WomenPoetsPoster
Learn about the research and editorial processes the editors used to “recover” the lost voices of Minnesota women poets to create their award-winning anthology (2007 WILLA Literary Award; 2007 Midwest Booksellers’ Choice Award Honor Book). Listen to poems by Minnesota women poets spanning more than 150 years and discover the lives and work of these amazing women! PastedGraphic-1
All events are free and open to the public.
Programming is sponsored by Lake Agassiz Regional Library and supported in part with funds from the Minnesota Arts & Cultural Heritage Fund. For more information, contact: 218.233.3757