Events

More Wingbeats Workshops at Bookworks

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The Wingbeats Workshops Continue—a yearlong series sponsored by Bookworks and Dos Gatos Press.

Join us on the second Tuesday of each month—6 p.m. at Bookworks here in Albuquerque.

Topics have been selected for January through April, 2017:

January 10

The Notebook Poem

Bruce Snider’s exercise from Wingbeats
Presented by Scott Wiggerman

February 14

Love Letter to a Stranger

Jenny Browne’s exercise from Wingbeats
Presented by David Meischen

March 14

Aping the Masters

Karla Huston’s exercise from Wingbeats
Presented by Scott Wiggerman

April 11

Definition by Oppositions

Marty McConnell’s exercise from Wingbeats II
Presented by David Meischen

Bearing the Mask: Readings

Bearing the Mask: Southwestern Persona Poems is the second collection in our series, Poetry of the American Southwest. Come out to hear poets from this exciting new book!

Note: Check back. We are planning additional readings in 2017.

September 11 — The Twig Book Shop in San Antonio — 3 p.m.

Carmen Tafolla, 2015 Texas Poet Laureate, wrote the wonderful foreword for Bearing the Mask. Carmen will be with us for this reading.

306 Pearl Pkwy #106
San Antonio, TX 78215

October 25 — Bookworks in Albuquerque — 6 p.m.

4022 Rio Grande Blvd. NW
Albuquerque, NM 87107

October 29 — Brazos Bookstore in Houston — 7 p.m.

2421 Bissonnet St.
Houston, TX 77005

November 19 — Malvern Books in Austin — 7 p.m.

613 W 29th St
Austin, TX, 78705

2017 Texas Poetry Calendar Readings

Blue Willow Bookshop — August 27, 4 pm.

14532 Memorial Dr
Houston, TX 77079

Georgetown Poetry Festival — October 15, 10 am.

Georgetown Public Library
402 W 8th St
Georgetown, TX 78626

The Twig Book Shop — October 22, 4 pm.

306 Pearl Pkwy #106
San Antonio, TX 78215

Dallas Poets Community — November 4, 7 pm.

Half-Price Books
5803 W Northwest Hwy
Dallas, TX, 75231

Malvern Books — December 10, 4 pm.

613 W 29th St
Austin, TX, 78705