Women’s History Month Poetry Extravaganza!
March 3, 7:00pm
The Ellensburg Arts Commission Poet Laureate Program welcomes Washington State Poet Laureate Rena Priest for a poetry extravaganza celebrating Women’s History Month. The evening will include a poetry reading by Ms. Priest; the premiere of a crowd-sourced crown of sonnets highlighting historical women from the Kittitas Valley; and poetry by regional poets Maya Jewell Zeller, Marie Marchand, Joanna Thomas, Jampa Dorje, Katherine Camarata, Nan Doolittle, Sarita Dasgupta, Katharine Whitcomb, Cory Eberhart, and Xavier Cavazos. Co-sponsored by ArtsWA, Humanities Washington, Inland Poetry, Headlight Children, Northwest Expressive Arts Response (NEAR), and Gallery One.