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Richard Blanco and Dan Vera

We're pleased to host a poetry reading with former workshop leader and 2013 Inaugural poet Richard Blanco, He is joined by Dan Vera. The reading will be followed by a reception and book signing.

Richard Blanco is author of three books of poetry City of a Hundred Fires, which received the Agnes Starrett Poetry Prize from the University of Pittsburgh Press; Directions to The Beach of the Dead, winner of the Beyond Margins Award from the PEN American Center; and Looking for The Gulf Motel, published by the University of Pittsburgh Press in 2012.

Dan Vera is the author of two collections of poetry, Speaking Wiri Wiri, inaugural winner of the Letras Latinas/Red Hen Poetry Prize (Red Hen 2013), and The Space Between Our Danger and Deligh (Beothuk Books, 2008).

Event begins at 7:30PM

Presented by: The Writers Center

Featured Artist(s): Richard Blanco

Categories: Books & Authors

Event Venue

The Writer's Center

4508 Walsh Street
Bethesda, MD 20815
  • Saturday, May 18, 2013

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