four poets talk MEAN and influence people
This Saturday April 14th from 4 pm to 5:30 the spring program coordinator for Local Poets Guild, Tanaya Winder, hosts another installment of Verso Quatro, our panel discussion series. This time, Tanaya has come up with a great theme: MEANNESS in poetry.
Nick De Pascal, Jennifer Krohn, Brian Hendrickson, and Nora Hickey will read poems and discuss Tony Hoagland’s essay, “Negative Capability: How to Talk Mean and Influence People.”
Meanness, the very thing which is unforgivable in human social life, in poetry is thrilling and valuable. Why?
Come check out the way these four writers show how anything goes when a writer’s truth is laid out on the page…
featuring Nick De Pascal, Jennifer Krohn, Brian Hendrickson, Nora Hickey and moderated by Tanaya Winder
Saturday April 14th
at the Projects
3614 High Street NE