A Poetry Reading with Kimberly L. Becker
Apr 19, 2011
from 07:00 PM to 08:00 PM
|Where||Shirley Recital Hall, Salem Fine Arts Center|
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Celebrate National Poetry month with NC native Kimberly L. Becker, who will read from her just-released collection, Words Facing East, which draws on her Cherokee ancestry. Her poems appear widely in journals and anthologies. The Arts and Humanities Council of Montgomery County, MD funded her study of Cherokee language, history and culture in Cherokee, NC. She has also been awarded a residency to Hambidge. Current projects include adapting Cherokee myths into plays for the Cherokee Youth in Radio Project. Free.
Sponsored by the Salem College Center for Women Writers