Poets Peggy Hammond and Kenneth Chamlee will visit City Lights Bookstore on Saturday, June 17th, at 3 p.m. to share their work. Peggy Hammond earned her MA in English Literature from NCSU and taught various college English courses for many years. Her book The Fifth House Tilts earned a nomination for the Eric Hoffer Poetry Award.
Kenneth Chamlee is the author of If Not These Things and The Best Material for the Artist in the World, a poetic biography of 19th-century American landscape painter Albert Bierstadt. He is Professor Emeritus of English at Brevard College in North Carolina.