Poetry reading with Andrea Cohen and Tom Sleigh

WhenMonday, July 24, 6pm

Phone508-487-1750

Emailinfo@paam.org

Price$10 Museum admission (free for PAAM members)

Join us for an evening of poetry with with Andrea Cohen and Tom Sleigh.

Andrea Cohen’s poems  have appeared in The New Yorker, Poetry, The Threepenny ReviewThe Atlantic Monthly, The New Republic, and elsewhere.  Her fifth poetry collection, Unfathoming, is just out from Four Way Books. Other collections include Furs Not Mine Kentucky DerbyLong Division, and The Cartographer’s Vacation.  She directs the Writers House at Merrimack College and the Blacksmith House Poetry Series in Cambridge, MA.

Tom Sleigh’s many books include Station Zed, Army Cats, (winner of the John Updike Award from the American Academy of Arts and Letters), and Space Walk, which received the Kingsley Tufts Award, and his poems appear in The New Yorker, Poetry, and many other magazines. In February 2018, Graywolf is publishing The Land Between Two Rivers: Writing In An Age of Refugees, which collects his essays on the Middle East and Africa, where he has worked as a journalist, and a new book of poems, House Of Fact, House Of Ruin.