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Salida Poetry Festival at the Scout Hut

October 6, 2018 @ 12:30 pm - 5:00 pm

Come celebrate the Salida Poetry Festival at the Scout Hut! Not all events are held at the Scout Hut. See poster for details.

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Location: Salida Scout Hut, Riverside Park, Salida, CO

12:30-1:30 PM: Readings—Peter Anderson, Barbara Ford, Rachel Kellum.

1:45-2:45 PM: Readings—Dan Beachy-Quick, Mark Irwin, Cody Todd.

3:00-4:15 PM: Panel—“Metaphor, Language, & Content, that Essential Something,” Mark Irwin (moderator), Peter Anderson, Dan Beachy-Quick, Carol Moldaw, Arthur Sze. Above events free & open to the public.


Arthur Sze: Poet, Translator, Author of 10 collections of Poetry, American Book Award Winner, Finalist/Pulitzer Prize for Compass Rose, & a former chancellor of the Academy of American Poets.

Dan Beachy-Quick: Colorado State University, Author of 7 Collections of Poetry, Editor of Colorado Review.

Mark Irwin: University of Southern California, Author of 9 collections of Poetry.

Carol Moldaw: Santa Fe, NM, Author of 6 collections of Poetry.

Cody Todd (1978-2016): Author of 3 collections of poetry.

Regional Poets: Peter Anderson, Author of 5 collections; Barbara Ford, Author of Once Familiar; Rachel Kellum, Author of Ah .


October 6, 2018
12:30 pm - 5:00 pm
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Scout Hut
210 E. Sackett Avenue
Salida, CO 81201 United States