NEWS AND EVENTS
My new book of poems, Tremors, can be ordered now from Four Way Books.
Reviews of Tremors can be found here.
Tremors is a "Must Read" in poetry from the Mass Book Awards! Click here for the list.
Tremors is a 2022 Distiguished Favorite in the NYC Big Book Awards, Poetry-Life/Experience category. Here's the link.
Far Past War, a choral work composed by my sister Augusta Read Thomas, to my text, premiered at the National Cathedral in Washington DC on Sunday, March 13, 2022. To see the 11 minute performance, please advance 2 mins and 22 seconds into this video.
Events, recent and upcoming:
Monday, April 4, 2022, 7 pm.
Reading with Regie Gibson
Cary Library Poetry Series
Cary Memorial Library, 1874 Mass. Ave, Lexington MA
Sunday, April 10, 2022, 2 pm.
ZOOM reading with Ilene H. Rudman, with open mic to follow
Brookline Poetry Series sponsored by the Brookline Public Library
Beginning Sept. 15, 2022, Zoom
Teaching Shakespeare's Antony and Cleopatra
Lexington Community Education
Seven Thursday evenings at 7:30
To find out more, or to register, please click here.
Saturday, Sept. 17, 2022, 7:30 pm, live
Concert performance of Emily Dickinson's poems
Annina Hsieh, soprano
Leona Cheung, pianist
Tom Daley will recite poems.
I will read from Dickinson's letters.
Sponsor: Lexington Community Education
Come to Follen UU Church, 755 Massachusetts Ave., Lexington MA
To register, click here. Or just come to Follen Church. $20
Friday, October 14, 7 pm Eastern, live
I'm telling a story with a silver lining
Voices on the Green: storytelling and music
First Parish UU Church, Lexington
Sign up here.
Wednesday, Oct 19, 2022, 7:00 pm Eastern, Zoom
I'm reading with Elan Barnehama and Steven Ostrowski
Cervena Barva Press Reading Series
To sign up, contact me and I'll send you the link.
Saturday, October 29, 2022, 7 pm Eastern, live
Far Past War, choral music composed by my sister, Augusta Read
Thomas, with text by me.
At Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, EMPAC Performing Arts Center
For more information, click here.