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April 23, 2019 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Poetry at the Point – April 23 with Daniel Crocker, Jenny Yang Cropp, and David M. Taylor

POETRY AT THE POINT on April 23 will feature poets Daniel Crocker, Jenny Yang Cropp, and David M. Taylor. Poetry at the Point is held at THE FOCAL POINT in Maplewood on the 4th Tuesday of the month. This reading series invites local and regional poets, and established and up-and-coming poets to share their words. The event is free.

DANIEL CROCKER is the editor of The Cape Rock (Southeast Missouri State University) and the co-editor of Trailer Park Quarterly. JENNY YANG CROPP is the author of Not a Bird or a Flower (Ryga 2018). She teaches poetry and publishing at Southeast Missouri State where she serves as the poetry editor for Big Muddy. www.jennyyangcropp.com. DAVID M. TAYLOR was a finalist for the 2017 Annie Menebroker Poetry Award, and his most recent poetry chapbook, Growing up Black, was published by CWP Collective Press in September 2018.

Parking is free in the lot on nearby Marietta Avenue or street parking.

Details

Date:
April 23, 2019
Time:
7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Website:
http://stlouispoetrycenter.org/poetry-at-the-point/

Venue

The Focal Point
2720 Sutton Blvd
Maplewood, MO 63143
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Phone:
314-328-4810

Organizer

St. Louis Poetry Center
Email:
info@stlouispoetrycenter.org
Organizer Website:
www.stlouispoetrycenter.org

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