The Guilford Poets Guild presents poet Margaret Gibson for their Second Thursday Poetry Series event on Thursday, April 9, 7 p.m. at the Greene Art Gallery, 29 Whitfield in Guilford.
The reading will be preceded by an open mic from 7 to 7:30 p.m.
Margaret Gibson is the author of 11 books of poems, all from LSU Press, most recently Broken Cup, 2014. Her awards include the Lamont Selection for Long Walks in the Afternoon (1982), the Melville Kane Award for Memories of the Future (1986), the Connecticut Book Award in Poetry for One Body (2008). The Vigil was a finalist for the National Book Award in Poetry in 1993. She has also written a memoir, The Prodigal Daughter, 2008, University of Missouri Press. Gibson is Professor Emerita, University of Connecticut, and lives in Preston, CT. For more information, visit her website and face book page: www.MargaretGibsonPoetry.com and https://www.facebook.com/MargaretGibsonPoetry
The reading is free and open to the public. Refreshments are served. For more information email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.