National Poetry Month begins at Malaprop’s Bookstore/Cafe with Poetrio this Sunday at 3:00 p.m. This month’s featured poets include Ed Madden, Ray McManus and Anne Harding Woodworth.
Here’s an abridged version of the poets bios from the Malaprop’s Bookstore/Café news release:
Anne Harding Woodworth is a member of the Poetry Board at the Folger Shakespeare Library in Washington, D.C. She is a part-time resident of both Washington, D.C. and the Western North Carolina mountains. On April 1 this year, she will read from her fourth book, THE ARTEMIS SONNETS, ETC.
Ray McManus teaches creative writing, Irish literature, rhetoric, and composition at the University of South Carolina, Sumter. We are very pleased to welcome him back with his second poetry collection, RED DIRT JESUS, for which he won the Marick Press Poetry Prize.
At the November 2009 Poetrio event here at Malaprop’s, Ed Madden read from Signals, the 2008 poetry collection for which he won the South Carolina Poetry Book Prize. His most recent collection of poetry is PRODIGAL: VARIATIONS.
Learn more about the April 2012 Poetrio at Malaprop’s Bookstore/Cafe at their web site.