Wednesdays in April
Recommended for adult audiences.
April 2 - Kevin Vaughan-Brubaker
April 9 - Dexter L. Booth
April 16 - Valerie Bandura
April 23 - David Chorlton
April 30 - Rebecca Byrkit
Light food and beverage is available in the TCA Lounge.
Catherine Hammond welcomes professional poets and leads stimulating discussions in celebration of National Poetry Month.
Catherine Hammond is the founder and moderator for Tempe Poetry in April. Her poetry translations from the Spanish appear in American Poetry Review, Drunken Boat, Field, Hayden's Ferry Review, Words without Borders and many other literary magazines. Her chapbook from Mid-American Review features the work of Olvido Garcia Valdés, winner of Spain's Primo Nacional, 2007. She currently is translating Mexican poet Carmen Boullosa. Her own poetry has been anthologized in Fever Dreams: Contemporary Arizona Poetry, MARGIN: Exploring Modern Magical Realism and in Yellow Silk II. Hammond has three Pushcart nominations.
Guidelines for applying to read at Poetry in April