Cleveland Public Poetry: Featuring Kathy Fagan Saturday, June 16, 2018

Kathy Fagan photoCleveland Public Poetry Open Mic Poetry Readings
Special Guest Reader: Poet Kathy Fagan
Date: Saturday, June 16, 2018
Time: Noon-1:00 p.m.
Location: Literature Department, Main Library, 2nd FL

Award-winning poet Kathy Fagan will read from her work beginning 12:00 p.m. Saturday, June 16, in the Literature Department. The reading is free and open to the public. Please view CPL’s online public catalog for more works

After a brief Q&A, we’ll open the mic for others. There will be snacks, refreshments and door prizes!.

Book_Sycamore_1Kathy Fagan received an MFA from Columbia University and a PhD in English from the University of Utah. She is the author of five books of poetry: Lip (2009); The Charm (2002); MOVING & ST RAGE (1999), winner of the 1998 Vassar Miller Prize for Poetry; and The Raft (1985), winner of the National Poetry Series. Her latest collection is Sycamore (Milkweed Editions, 2017). Fagan is the recipient of fellowships from the Ingram Merrill Foundation, the National Endowment for the Arts, and the Ohio Arts Council. She is a professor of English at Ohio State University, the poetry editor of OSU Press, and advisor to The Journal. Please visit CPL’s online public access catalog to reserve books by Kathy Fagan.

Sponsored by the Ohio Center for the Book at Cleveland Public Library. For more information contact us at or call 216-623-2881.