An Evening of Irish Poetry

Award-winning poet Ethna McKiernan will share her work, which examines leaps of imagination and perspective in poetry.

When: Thursday, April 11, 2013, 6 p.m.

Where: MultiCultural Ctr., Channel Islands Rd., UCSB, CA

Cost: Free

Age limit: All ages

Categories: Poetry


In celebration of National Poetry Month, award-winning Irish-American poet Ethna McKiernan will not only share her poetry, but will focus on “the largest leap of imagination there is in poetry, writing from the perspective of the 'other'.” Author of three collections of poetry, her most recent work, Sky Thick With Fireflies (Salmon Poetry, 2011), was nominated for the Minnesota Book Award. She currently works as a housing advocate in Minneapolis, Minnesota for the long-term homeless. FREE!

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Phone: 805-893-7608

Event posted March 26, 2013
Last updated March 27, 2013


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