The Guilford Poets Guild presents poet Christine Beck for a poetry reading at the Greene Art Gallery, Thursday, September 10, 7 p.m., 29 Whitfield Street, Guilford (behind Whitfield’s restaurant on the Guilford Green), open mic 7-7:30 p.m. Refreshments served. For more information http://www.guilfordpoetsguild.wordpress.com or call 203-453-5213.
Christine Beck holds a Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing degree from Southern Connecticut State University. She is the author of Blinding Light (Grayson Books 2013) and I’m Dating Myself, forthcoming from Dancing Girl Press. Her collection, The Charlotte Chronicles, won a mini-chapbook award and was published by Centrifugal Eye in 2013. She teaches poetry, creative writing and literature at The University of Hartford, Southern Connecticut State University and in private workshops. Ms. Beck is a former president of the Connecticut Poetry Society, and is currently an officer and leader of local poetry chapters. Her website is www.ChristineBeck.net.