Northwest Voices Presents Poet Florence Sage
Join in the dialogue and celebrate the voices of our region and our community.
We welcome the opportunity to bring community and writers together. Come listen, join in the dialogue, and celebrate the voices of our region and our community.
Writing Workshop* Wednesday, May 22, 3:30 - 5 pm, HSB 101
Author Reading: Wednesday, May 22, 7 pm, Longview Public Library
*Florence's workshop will be about presenting poetry, and it's recommended but not required that participants bring their own poetry to the workshop with the intent of reading it. Poetry will be provided for those who need it.
Florence Sage, Astoria OR, has been an organizer of local poetry mics, a poetry editor, and for 22 years, a co-producer of the annual FisherPoets Gathering in Astoria. She reads at Ric’s Poetry Mic, first Tuesdays in Astoria, as well as by invitation at local literary events. Her 2014 collection is Nevertheless: Poems from the Gray Area, Hipfish Publications. She is completing two new poetry manuscripts: The Man Who Whistled, The Woman Who Wished and What to Do with Night.
Colleges, libraries and writers are natural community partners. Both seek to reach out to readers, stimulate thinking and engage people in the pursuit of ideas.
Northwest Voices author events are held quarterly during the academic year (Fall, Winter, Spring). Attendance is open to the public. There is no charge to attend.
Northwest Voices is funded by Lower Columbia College Foundation, Longview Public Library, Friends of the Longview Public Library, Longview Library Foundation, Washington State Arts Commission, and Humanities Washington.
Most notably, Fuller established the Northwest Voices program, bringing local and regional authors to our community...
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