November 21

Poetic Practice & Publication

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November 21, 2020
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Poetic Practice & Publication
A Poetry Reading & Conversation
with Carla M. Cherry & Maxima Kahn

Saturday, November 21, 2020
1:00-2:30 p.m. PST (4:00 p.m-5:30 p.m EST) • Zoom • Free
To register:

• Where do you find inspiration for new poems?
• What is your writing process? How do you make time to write?
• How do you revise? How do you know when a poem is finished?
• How do you figure out where to submit poems for publication?
• And how do you keep track of your submissions?
• Should you self-publish your book or seek traditional publication?

Join poets Carla M. Cherry and Maxima Kahn for a lively poetry reading, conversation and Q&A exploring these topics.

Carla M. Cherry has published four books of poetry through Wasteland Press. Her fifth book, Stardust and Skin, (iiPublishing) is forthcoming. She is a candidate in the M.F.A. in Creative Writing program at the City College of New York and a veteran high school English teacher.

Maxima Kahn’s book of poetry, Fierce Aria, was published by Finishing Line Press. She has received scholarships and fellowships to the Community of Writers and the Vermont Studio Center. She has taught at the University of California, Davis extension and privately since 2004.