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
Age limit: All ages
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!
For directions visit www.mcc.ucsb.edu.
Event posted March 26, 2013
Last updated March 27, 2013