First Thursday Poetry presents Kathleen McClung
TIME: 7:00 pm
Kathleen McClung, recipient of the 2012 Rita Dove Poetry Award and author of “Almost the Rowboat,” will read at the Hygienic Art Galleries at 7 p.m. June 6.
McClung’s poetry, fiction, and memoir appear in a variety of print and online publications including The Healing Muse, Unsplendid, Bloodroot, Poets 11, PMS: poemmemoirstory, Poetry Now, Spirituality & Health, A Bird Black as the Sun: California Poets on Crows and Ravens, and elsewhere. She was selected by Naomi Shihab Nye as the National Winner of the 2012 Poetry Competition sponsored by the Cultural Center of Cape Cod. Other recent honors include prizes from the Chicagoland Poetry Contest, Portland Pen Poetry Contest, Memoirs Ink, Sacramento Poetry Center, and Robert Frost Foundation. Kathleen teaches literature and writing classes at Skyline College and the Writing Salon in the San Francisco Bay Area and coordinates the annual Women on Writing community event on the Skyline campus.
Hygienic Art Gallery is located at 79-81 Bank St. and can be reached at (860) 443-8001.
Hygienic Arts Gallery
79 Banks St.
New London, CT