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Wednesday, October 08, 2008

Tonight- Poetry at the Library of Virginia

Wednesday, October 08, 2008

The Poetry of Ted Genoways and Kevin McFadden

Time: 6:00 PM–7:30 PMPlace: Lecture Hall, Library of Virginia FREE EVENT

Join us for poetry readings by Ted Genoways (Anna, Washing: Poems) and Kevin McFadden (Hardscrabble). Genoways, the editor of the Virginia Quarterly Review, won the Samuel French Morse Poetry Prize for Bullroarer, his first book of poems. Anna, Washing features poetry set in the 1897 Klondike gold rush. McFadden, associate program director for the Virginia Festival for the Book, has published in a wide array of journals, including Denver Quarterly, Kenyon Review, Ploughshares, Prairie Schooner, and Southern Review. McFadden’s Hardscrabble examines American identity through the latent possibilities of language. Co-sponsored by the Visual Arts Center of Richmond.

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