As part of its Emerging Writers Series on Sunday, June 3rd, 1-3PM, Pelham Art Center is inviting the public to listen to local published poets from Poetry Caravan read from their original works. Admission is free. Poets Kate Gallagher, Ruth Handel, Marjorie Mir and Charlotte Walsh will read published works, or poems written in creative response to Pelham Art Center’s current exhibition,Light Matter. Pei-Ling Lue, editor of OneStory literary magazine will facilitate a question and answer period with the poets as they discuss their creative processes, getting published, etc.
Poetry Caravan is a group of local poets, most of them published, that provides poetry readings and writing workshops to organizations throughout Westchester, also reaching people who may not ordinarily have access – in nursing homes, senior center, women’s shelters and health care facilities.