Come sample Portland ciders and hear the poetry of Dorianne Laux, Maggie Smith, Joshua Mensch, Matty Layne, and Francesca Bell. House ciders made from local apples served in the pub, taco truck out front for those who'd like to bring their dinners into the reading. Red Hen Anniversary Party to follow (7:30-10)!
The celebration continues with a reading at the Sacramento Poetry Center!
Welcome back to the MPC’s Traveling Show featuring our members at Bay Area venues all summer long. This reading showcases our own board members and starts promptly at 7pm at Book Passage in Corte Madera. Host: MPC Board Chair Paula Weinberger.
A Day of Readings, Panels, Workshops & Craft Talks with some of California's finest poets and writers.
12:00pm - 12:25pm: Victoria Patterson and Francesca Bell Author Panel (Main Room): “Your Name in Lights: A Novelist and a Poet on How to Get Published—Tips, Tricks, and Pitfalls” 2:30pm - 2:55pm: “She Says”: A Reading/Q&A & Signing with Elena Karina Byrne, Kate Buckley and Francesca Bell (Main Room)