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Poetry Reading with Ethna McKiernan
October 13 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
$5 at the door.
Ethna will be reading her own work, including poems from her recently published, Swimming with Shadows, along with work from her favorite Irish poets. A reception will follow.
Ethna McKiernan has been twice awarded a Minnesota State Arts Board grant in poetry. Her first book, Caravan, was nominated for the Minnesota Book Award and her work has been widely anthologized, including in The Notre Dame Book of Irish American Poetry, 33 Minnesota Poets, and more. McKiernan holds an MFA from Warren Wilson Program for Writers. Her fourth book, Swimming With Shadows, was just published by Salmon Poetry (Ireland). McKiernan works in Street Outreach for a non-profit serving the Minneapolis homeless population. In an earlier life, she was CEO of Irish Books and Media, Inc.
Presented by Out of the Mist Celtic Theatre.