Cleveland Public Poetry Begins 2019 Season with Poet E. F. Schraeder


Cleveland Public Library
Literature Department, 2nd Floor
Main Library, 325 Superior Ave.
Saturday, January 19, 2018 | 12:00 PM

Join us as we begin our public poetry readings for 2019. On Saturday, January 19 at 12:00 p.m., Cleveland Public Poetry open mic poetry reading series will feature E. F. Schraeder. After a Q&A, the mic will open for others. If you don’t want to read, that’s okay. Just listen and enjoy the work of our featured poet and others. There will be light snacks and refreshments, and door prizes too!  For more details contact the Literature Department/Ohio Center for the Book at 216-623-2881.

EFS_hatAbout the Poet. The author of two poetry chapbooks, Chapter Eleven (Partisan Press, 2018) and The Hunger Tree (Finishing Line Press, 2013), Dr. Schraeder’s creative work has appeared or is forthcoming in numerous journals and anthologies including Sinister Wisdom, Four Chambers, The Feminist Wire, Lavender Review: Poems from the First Five Years, Dark Moon Digest, and others. Schraeder’s interdisciplinary Ph.D. emphasized applied ethics and social justice issues, and after years of teaching ethics and gender studies courses, Schraeder now facilitates writing workshops at a library. Current writing projects include a full length manuscript of poems and a novella.