Shelby Stephenson Reading
10.08.2017 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
The Prince William County Arts Council is pleased to host In the Company of Laureates, a gathering of state, regional and local poets laureate for readings, workshops and an open mic for all. Among the current state laureates attending: Shelby Stephenson, North Carolina, 2015-present; Tim Seibles, Virginia, 2016-present; and The Twin Poets: Nnamdi O. Chukwuocha and Albert Mills, Delaware, 2015-present. Other state laureates attending include JoAnn Balingit, Delaware, 2008-2015; Michael Collier, Maryland, 2001-2004; Linda Pastan, Maryland, 1991-1995; Ron Smith, Virginia, 2014-2016; and Carolyn Kreiter-Foronda, Virginia, 2006-2008. Host Poets are Grace Cavalieri, columnist for The Washington Independent Review of Books and E. Ethelbert Miller, editor of Poet Lore. Free admission and parking.