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April 23, 2021
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Blue Earth County Library
100 E. Main St.
Mankato, MN 56001
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National Poetry Month Reading Series: Marlin M. Jenkins and Gretchen Marquette

Friday, April 23, 2021

April is National Poetry Month and we're celebrating at the BECLS! Join us (via Zoom) for weekly readings each Friday evening with acclaimed and emerging Minnesota poets—we hope you'll be inspired to write a few poems of your own! Marlin M. Jenkins was born and raised in Detroit and is the author of the poetry chapbook Capable Monsters (Bull City Press, 2020). He graduated from University of Michigan's MFA program in poetry. He currently lives in Minnesota. Gretchen Marquette is the author of May Day (Graywolf Press, 2016.) Her poetry has appeared in Poetry, Harper's, the Paris Review, Tin House, PBS Newshour, and elsewhere. She lives in Minneapolis.

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Or by opening Zoom and entering the Meeting ID: 
916 7052 7832