Poetry Reading: Kelly Harris, Metta Sama, and Jesus Avila

Date: 03/12/2013 (Runs through 03/12/2013)
Time: 8:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.
Location:River Writers Series at Boudreaux & Thibodeaux, 214 3rd St, Baton Rouge, LA
Type: Conference

A poetry reading by New Orleans-based poet Kelly Harris, LSU visiting professor Metta Sama, and LSU MFA candidate, Jesus “Chuy” Avila. This event is free and open to the public.




Kelly Harris earned an MFA from Lesley University. She is a fellow of Cave Canem, the Fine Arts Work Center and is a winner of Cleveland’s Wendy L. Moore Emerging Artists Award. Her poems have appeared in: Say It Loud: Poems for James Brown, Caduceus, PMS, The Southern Women's Review, PLUCK and DrumVoices Revue. Kelly created Poems & Pink Ribbons, a breast-cancer-themed poetry workshop and is completing her poetry manuscript, Revival.