An Evening Reading with Poet Erika Meitner: "Butter on Your Grits, Kisses on Your Pillow"
- November 11, 2010
- 07:00 PM - 08:30 PM
- Cultural Events
- Shirley Recital Hall, Salem Fine Arts Center, Salem College
About Erika Meitner’s work, poet Nikki Giovanni says, “Erika Meitner is the new voice of intelligent and emotional poems. Good for poetry. Good for poetry lovers. Good for the rest of us, too.” Meitner is the author of the poetry collections Inventory at the All-night Drugstore (Anhinga Press, 2003), and Ideal Cities, which was a 2009 National Poetry Series Winner and was published in 2010 by Harper Perennial. She has taught creative writing at UVA, UW-Madison, UC-Santa Cruz, and is currently an assistant professor of English at Virginia Tech, where she teaches in the MFA program.
Free and open to the Community. Sponsored by the Center for Women Writers