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.

 

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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.