April is National Poetry Month!
Poet Camille T. Dungy will read her poetry on Thursday, April 6, 7:30 p.m., Roger Howell, Jr., House, Bowdoin College, 228 Maine Street, Brunswick. The event is free and open to the public.
She will also give a reading on Friday, April 7, noon, at the Portland Public Library, 5 Monument Square, Portland, as part of the library's month-long poetry festival.
Camille Dungy is the author of the poetry collection "What to Eat, What to Drink, What to Leave for Poison" (Red Hen Press, 2006), and assistant editor of the anthology "Gathering Ground: A Reader Celebrating Cave Canem's First Decade" (University of Michigan Press, 2006). She has received fellowships and awards from numerous organizations including the National Endowment for the Arts, the Virginia Commission for the Arts, Cave Canem, and the Bread Loaf Writers Conference. She currently lives in Lynchburg, Virginia, where she is Associate Professor of Literature and Creative Writing at Randolph Macon Woman's College.