I’m excited to be part of the upcoming poetry reading as part of the Maria Lisella Poetry Workshop. I’m honored to share the space with my fellow writers with whom I spent eight immersive poetry classes. conducted by Queens Poet Laureate, Maria Lisella. The workshop has been organized by the Queens Public Library. I’m extremely thankful to Karen Vermut (Co-ordinator of Adult Services, Queens Public Library) and Maria Lisella for bringing forth this opportunity to us.
Maria Lisella is the Poet Laureate of Queens, NY 2020 Fellow of Academy of American Poets .She is also the author of three books of poetry, most recently Thieves in the Family (NYQ Books, 2014).A poet and travel writer, she is a graduate of Queensborough Community College and Queens College, holds a Master’s degree from NYU-Polytechnic Institute, and attended the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism.She curates the 29-year old Italian American Writers Association literary series and is a charter member of the online poetry circle, Brevitas.
To attend the event please follow the instruction in the attached flyer.
Happy National Poetry Month 2021!!