The North Carolina Poetry Society turned 80 years old in 2012, and we want to wish our friends there happy birthday! Come the end of the month, they’ll be celebrating all weekend long (rightfully so!) with readings in every part of the state. The festivities kick off with North Carolina’s new Poet Laureate, Joseph Bathanti, reading on Thursday [...]
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Good news – “Toward Paris” by Peter Makuck, poetry instructor at the just-concluded 2011 Squire Summer Writing Residency, will be the featured poem this Sunday on Garrison Keillor’s The Writer’s Almanac. Please check the public radio listings in your area.
The following is a message from poet and editor Peter Makuck, who will lead the poetry workshop at the 2011 Squire Summer Writing Residency, July 14 – 17 in New Bern: “A few weeks ago, I received an email from an eighth-grade student in Evanston, Illinois. He said he was writing a paper on [...]