March 29, 2018
Featured Poet: Sibyl James
Local writer, Sibyl James, will read from her new collection of poetry, Hard Goods & Hot Platters. The book is a collection of poems based on various musical styles, including blues, jazz, country, and rock.
Sibyl James is the author of twelve books--poetry, fiction and travel memoirs--including In China with Harpo and Karl (Calyx Books), The Adventures of Stout Mama (Papier-Mache Press), China Beats (Egress Studio Press), The Grand Piano Range (Black Heron Press) and, most recently, Hard Goods & Hot Platters (Last Word Press). She has taught at colleges in the U.S., China, Mexico, and--as Fulbright professor--Tunisia and Cote d’Ivoire. Her writing has received awards from Artist Trust and the Seattle, King County and Washington State arts commissions.
Musical Guest: Luke Schuck