TANIA ROCHELLE & BLAKE LELAND
CALLANWOLDE FINE ARTS CENTER LIBRARY
Rochelle ("The World's Last Bone") and Leland (whose poetry has appeared in The New Yorker and many other publications) will read in the library. Tickets are $5 at the door, $3 for students/seniors/members. 980 Briarcliff Road.www.callanwolde.org.
Ready Set Readings at Whitespace is pleased to welcome Bruce Covey. A limited number of letterpress books created especially for this event will be given away at the reading. Bruce Covey's fourth and fifth books of poems, Glass Is Really a Liquid (No Tell Books) and Reveal (Black Radish) will both be out in 2010. He lives in Atlanta, Georgia, where he teaches at Emory University, edits Coconut Poetry, and curates the What's New in Poetry reading series. This event is free and open to the public. Whitespace Gallery, 814 Edgewood Ave. (404) 688.1892, www.whitespace814.com.
MONDAY, MARCH 15, 5:00 PM
LINDA BIERDS READING & BOOK SIGNING
OGLETHORPE UNIVERSITY MUSEUM OF ART
Linda Bierds will read from her latest book Flight: New and Selected Poems. Book signing and reception will follow. Presented in conjunction with the exhibit Henri Matisse: A Celebration of French Poets & Poetry. Bierds has won the PEN West Poetry Award, the Poetry Society of America's Consuelo Ford Award, and four Pushcart Prizes. Her work has appeared in The New York Times, The New Yorker, Poetry, and The Hudson Review. Oglethorpe University Museum of Art, 4484 Peachtree Rd, Atlanta. The event is free and open to the public. www.museum.oglethorpe.edu