Nationally Known Poets Read in Nevada City to benefit the Community of Writers
This year we are pleased to welcome three Pulitzer-Prize winners to the stage in addition to an International Griffin Prize-Winner, and so much more!
FRIDAY JUNE 23, 2017, 7:00pm
Francisco Aragón • Forrest Gander • Robert Hass
• Brenda Hillman • Sharon Olds • Gregory Pardlo
PLUS: Community of Writers alum and the new Poet Laureate of Nevada County, Molly Fisk, will serve as our evening’s Emcee.
NOTE: We have a limited number of premium seats available in the first two rows–get yours today!
This gathering of the tribe—all staff poets from this year’s Community of Writers’ Summer Poetry Workshop in Squaw Valley—will raise money for the Poetry Program’s financial aid and scholarships. Join us for a reading, signing, and reception with the poet teachers. Books by the poets will be available for purchase before and after the reading.
Tickets are $25 advance/$30 at the door for general admission and $12 advance/$15 at the door for students (with current student ID).
Premium seating, first 2 rows, $45.
Group price, 10 or more tickets purchased at the same time: $20/ticket.
If you would like to purchase tickets over the phone, call 530-470-8440.
Thank you to our sponsors:
Deborah Dashow Ruth • The Entrekin Foundation • Nevada County Arts • YubaLit