Writing the Region, led by Thomas More writer in residence Dick Hague, and Cincinnati Poet Laureate Pauletta Hansel, Saturday, January 28, 10am to 2pm. See the Facebook event for more details.
A Celebratory Reading of Realms of the Mother – The First Decade of Dos Madres Press, will be held at Thomas More College, Friday January 27, 5-7pm. Check out the Facebook event for more details.
Realms of the Mothers – The First Decade of Dos Madres Press is reviewed (engaged) by Eileen Tabios, author of Invent[st]ory.
J.C. B Petropoulos reviews (pdf) A Soul Inside Each Stone by John Tripoulas.
Robert Murphy, author of Life in the Ordovician, and From Behind the Blind has two poems featured in the December 2016 issue of Galatea Resurrects, edited by Eileen Tabios, author of Invent[st]ory.
Owen Lewis author of Sometimes Full of Daylight, and Best Man has his upcoming book of poems titled Marriage Map (February 2017) reviewed in the the winter issue of the Adirondack Review.
Kip Zegers the author of The Poet of Schools, and The Pond in Room 318 is interviewed live on the National Writing Project.
Wendy French in the online journal Medical Humanities reviews Best Man by Owen Lewis (Owen Lewis is also author of Sometimes Full of Daylight, and due out in early 2017, his newest book of poems: Marriage Map).
Owen Lewis author of Sometimes Full of Daylight, and Best Man, has had his poem “Urgency” nominated for a Pushcart Prize by Mom Egg Review.
Jordyn Shawhan reviews Meteor Shower by Anne Whitehouse in The Basil O’Flahery online journal. Anne Whitehouse is also the author of The Refrain (Dos Madres 2012).
Gerry Grubbs author of Still Life, The Girls in Bright Dresses Dancing, and The HIVE Is a Book we Read for its Honey is interviewed by WVXU’s Barbara Gray on the program Around Cincinnati about his new book of poetry The Palace of Flowers.
Hosted by Thomas More College’s Creative Writing Vision Director Sherry Cook Stanforth, “Express” will also feature talented young writers from both sides of the river who are being mentored by friends of the Urban Appalachian Community Coalition and WordPlay Cincy. Free and open to the public.
Norman Finkelstein, author of An Assembly, and Scribe, was interviewed by Barbara Gray on About Cincinnati, a feature of WVXU FM Radio. Dr. Finkelstein spoke to Barbara about his latest book of poems, The Ration of Reason to Magic, and read selections from the work.
A Soul Inside Each Stone by John Tripoulas is given praise in Kirkus Reviews.
R. Nemo Hill author of When Men Bow Down, and In No Man’s Ear is given praise by Jee Leong Koh in a piece written for Vida, Women in Literary Arts.