THE POETRY INSTITUTE – NEW HAVEN
Third Thursday Open Mic
October features Poet Brad Davis
When: October 20th, 2011
Doors Open at 6:30. Reading starts at 7:00.
Where: The Institute Library, 847 Chapel Street, New Haven, CT
Please arrive a few minutes early to sign up for the reading.
Winner of the 2005 Sunken Garden Poetry Festival National Competition, Brad has published four books of poems (Antrim House), with a fifthforthcoming from an Oregon publisher. He was the founding editor of Broken Bridge Review that ran for four years before succumbing to the present recession and is currently helping found an on-line poetryjournal in partnership with an historic Connecticut institution. Hispoems have appeared in a wide range of journals: Poetry, The Paris Review, The Cafe Review, Image, Connecticut Review, Puerto del Sol, Michigan Quarterly Review, Tar River Poetry, Christianity & Literature, Verse Daily, and elsewhere. His day jobs have included teaching (Eastern Connecticut State University, College of the Holy Cross, Pomfret School), coaching, institutional chaplaincy, educational consulting, chicken farming, and editing.
On the third Thursday of each month, The Poetry Institute Poetry Series celebrates an eclectic mix of poetic voices.