Public Poetry Summer Series This Saturday

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August 4, 2011 by WITS Editor

Public Poetry and the Houston Public Library present another series of excellent readings by Houston’s finest. The program includes photography by Katya Horner and selected works from Joseph Campana, Jeannie Gambill, Van Garrett, a resident writer of WITS, Destiny Gonzalez, a current WITS student, and former WITS writers Alan Ainsworth and Sarah Cortez.

What: Pubic Poetry and HPL Present a Summer Reading Series

Where: Houston Public Library, Kendall Neighborhood Library

When: Saturday, August 6, 2011 at 2 PM

Cost: Free and open to the public.

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