Hosted by Carol Graser

Featuring Dawn Marar

Wednesday, May 2, 7pm

Adults $5 at the door / Students Free

Dawn Marar’s chapbook, Efflorescence, is forthcoming from Finishing Line Press in March 2018. Selected as a finalist for the 2017 Pablo Neruda Prize for Poetry, her poems appear in Nimrod International Journal of Prose and Poetry. She was also a finalist in the 2016 Orison Anthology of Fiction & Poetry Awards, and winner of the 2016 Stephen A. DiBiase Poetry Prize. Her poetry has appeared in Up the River: A Journal of Poetry, Art & Photography, Tribute to Orpheus 2, as well as the Chautauqua Literary Journal as a contest finalist. Her creative nonfiction was nominated for a Pushcart Prize. Dawn earned a Bachelor’s from Skidmore College and a Master’s degree from Columbia University; and has worked with social justice and human rights groups as a planner and community organizer.

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  • First Wednesday of every month. Admission is $5 for adults & FREE for students.
  •  Sign-up from 7 to 7:25. Readings start at 7:30.
  • Two short poems (less than one page) or one longer poem, with a limit of 5 minutes altogether.
  • A featured poet(s) reads for 20 minutes. Featured poets are booked by host Carol Graser. Generally, our features are established, published poets and/or have made significant public contributions to the regional poetry scene.