Sunday Dec. 3: Julie Choffel & Sarah Nichols

Sunday, December 3, 3PM: Julie Choffel and Sarah Nichols

Julie Choffel is a poet from Texas via Massachusetts, California, and Connecticut. She is the author of the books Figures In A Surplus and The Hello Delay, and a graduate of the MFA Program for Poets and Writers at UMass Amherst. She teaches writing at UConn and Tunxis Community College, and was recently named Poet Laureate of West Hartford, where she lives with her husband and their three kids.

Sarah Nichols lives and writes in Connecticut. She is the author of five chapbooks, including How Darkness Enters a Body (Porkbelly Press, forthcoming, 2018) and Dreamland for Keeps (Porkbelly Press, forthcoming, 2018). Her third chapbook, She May Be a Saint, (Hermeneutic Chaos Press, 2016), was chosen to be a part of the Chapbook Exchange Program at the Poetry Center at San Francisco State University in 2017. Her work has also appeared in Bad Pony, Anti-Heroin Chic, Luna Luna Magazine, Rag Queen Periodical, Rogue Agent, and the RS 500. She was nominated for a Pushcart Prize in 2015.

Reading starts with an Open Mike.

Charter Oak Cultural Center
21 Charter Oak Avenue
Hartford, CT 06106

Free event.

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Upcoming Readings 2017

Fall Series 2017 dates...

December 3: Julie Choffel and Sarah Nichols

All dates are Sundays, 3pm – 5pm, reading begins with an Open Mike.

Series History

November 5: Sean Frederick Forbes and Claudia McGhee

October 1: David Giannini and Vivian Shipley

September 17: Paula Adams Nelson, John Cayer, Charlie Chase, Gray Jacobik, Marilyn Johnston & Lisa C. Taylor

May 7: Laura Mazza-Dixon and Maria Sassi

April 9: Pegi Deitz Shea and Jeff Mock

March 5: Brian Clements and Ben Woodard

Prior series... WordForge Reading Series