Events

Thursday, July 28, 2016 - 7:00pm
Join us for our first Reading & Lecture Series event of the Summer 2016 season as we celebrate new publications from Renee Angle (WoO, Letter Machine Editions 2016) and Wendy Burk (Tree Talks: Southern Arizona, Delete Press 2016 and a translation of Tedi López Mills’s Against the Current, Phoneme Media 2016).
Wednesday, August 10, 2016 - 5:30pm
Join us for a Whitman Circle Summer Social happy hour presentation by Kore Press publisher and co-founder Lisa Bowden, and learn more about the publishing and community work of Tucson gem Kore Press.  This event takes place in the Copper Room at Hotel Congress.   Event will feature complimentary snacks and a cash bar; doors at 5:30, program at 6pm.  The Poetry Center is committed to programming that is accessible to all.  Please contact us with questions or concerns: 520-626-3765.  Image shows Kore Press co-founders Lisa Bowden and Karen Falkenstrom during the inaugural year of the press, 1993. 
Thursday, August 11, 2016 - 7:00pm
2016 UA Poetry Center Summer Resident Vickie Vértiz will read from her work alongside fiction writer Erin Stalcup. To be followed by a Q&A.  For more information on the UA Poetry Center Summer Residency, click here.