Events

March 1, 2023, 6:30 pm

RESCHEDULED: IN PERSON: Reading with Washington State Poet Laureate Rena Priest

Host:
Friends of Winthrop Library

Where:
Winthrop Public Library
112 Norfolk Rd Winthrop, WA 98862 United States

This event has been cancelled for November 2022 and is in the process of being rescheduled for March 2023.We apologize for the inconvenience.

Join Washington State Poet Laureate Rena Priest for a poetry reading presented by Friends of Winthrop Public Library in the Community Room. Reserve your spot for this free in-person reading here.

Rena Priest is the current Washington State Poet Laureate. A member of the Lhaq’temish (Lummi) Nation, she is the author of Patriarchy Blues, which was honored with the 2018 American Book Award, and the recent Sublime Subliminal.

The Poet Laureate program is sponsored by Humanities Washington and The Washington State Arts Commission/ArtsWA, with the support of Governor Jay Inslee. See the full website of the Poet Laureate here.

Poet Laureate events are produced by the hosting organization.

March 3, 2023, 7:00 pm

Women’s History Month Poetry Extravaganza featuring the Washington State Poet Laureate

Host:
Ellensburg Poet Laureate Program

Where:
Gallery One
408 N Pearl St Ellensburg, WA 98926 United States

The Ellensburg Poet Laureate program presents Women’s History Month Poetry Extravaganza, featuring Washington State Poet Laureate Rena Priest. “A Crown of Sonnets” and other original poetry will be performed by Katherine Camarata, Sarita Dasgupta, Nan Doolittle, Cory Eberhart, Marie Marchand, Katharine Whitcomb, and Maya Jewell Zeller. There will be additional readings by Xavier Cavazos, Jampa Dorje, and Joanna Thomas.

Rena Priest is the current Washington State Poet Laureate. A member of the Lhaq’temish (Lummi) Nation, she is the author of Patriarchy Blues, which was honored with the 2018 American Book Award, and the recent Sublime Subliminal.

The Poet Laureate program is sponsored by Humanities Washington and The Washington State Arts Commission/ArtsWA, with the support of Governor Jay Inslee. See the full website of the Poet Laureate here.

Poet Laureate events are produced by the hosting organization.

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  1. I am interested in the event in Longview, WA March 8. I am not familiar with Lower Columbia Valley College. In Longview, I know only of Lower Columbia College. Is this where the event will take place? Thank you!

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