Wordsmiths Reading Series (Poetry & Prose)
The Wordsmiths Reading Series is sponsored by college’s Cultural Advisory Group, Cultural Programming Committee, and the Language and Literature Department. For more information, contact the department at 215-968-8150.
Joanne Leva & John Mosemann – Friday Feb. 7, 11 a.m.
Fresh Takes on 'Moby Dick' and 'Gulliver's Travels'
Bucks County Community College’s Wordsmiths Reading Series presents a poetry and percussion performance based on Herman Melville’s Moby Dick and Jonathan Swift’s Gulliver’s Travels by Joanne Leva and John Mosemann.
The reading takes place at 11 a.m. Friday, February 7, in the Music & Multimedia Center’s Presser Music Room. Admission is free and open to the public.
Leva is the founder and executive director of the Montgomery County Poet Laureate Program and co-organizer of the Philadelphia Poetry Festival. The active poet has organized numerous poetry readings throughout the region.
Mosemann, a drummer, percussionist, and teacher, graduated from the Philadelphia College of the Performing Arts. He has performed with many top-ranked musicians, including Marian McPartland, Lee Konitz and Lew Tabackin.
Leva and Mosemann are married and live in Lansdale, Pa.