Tuesday, May 3, 2011

May Sunday Kind of Love - Virginia Crawford & Ishion Hutchinson

g Virginia Crawford & Ishion Hutchinson

May 15th, 2011▪ 5-7 PM

Busboys & Poets
14th& V Streets, NW ▪ Washington, DC

Hosted by Katy Richey and Sarah Browning

Open Mic to follow the features! ▪ Suggested donation: $5

Virginia Crawford is the author of Touch (2011, Finishing Line Press) and co-editor of the anthology Poetry Baltimore. She is a teacher with the Maryland State Arts Council’s Poets in the Schools program. Crawford’s poems have been published in numerous journals, including Gargoyle, Baltimore Review, Maryland Poetry Review and Potomac: Journal of Poetry and Politics. She is co-editing an anthology of student poetry with Laura Shovan.

Ishion Hutchinson was born in Port Antonio, Jamaica. His work has appeared in several journals in the USA and abroad. Peepal Tree Press (UK) published his first book, Far District, spring 2010. He is a Pirogue Fellow and currently teaches at the University of Baltimore and Maryland Institute College of Art. Read a terrific interview with Ishion here: http://jmwwblog.wordpress.com/2011/01/21/interview-ishion-hutchinson/

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