Friday, September 10th, 7pm

Distinguished Writer Series

and Open Mic

This monthly event features a Distinguished Writer and an Open Mic for poets. This month features poet Justen Ahren, followed by an Open Mic open to all poets. Sign-up is at 6:30 pm. Admission is free. The event occurs monthly the second Friday of every month at King's Books. Sponsored by the Puget Sound Poetry Connection and the Tacoma Arts Commission.

Justen Ahren lives on Martha's Vineyard, a small island off the coast of Massachusetts. He runs a poetry reading series, teaches poetry, and is founder and director of the Martha's Vineyard Writers Residency. For the past several winters he has been traveling to and writing in Latin America. These travels have greatly influenced his current collection of poetry, Gone. Justen received his MFA in Creative Writing from Emerson College, Boston.

Cost / Admission
free

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Contact Info
sweet pea
events@kingsbookstore.com
253.272.8801
Location
King's Books
218 St Helens Ave
Tacoma, WA, 98402
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Tags
open mic, poetry