Wordsmiths Reading Series (Poetry & Prose)

The Wordsmiths Reading Series is sponsored by the College’s Cultural Programming Committee and the Department of Language and Literature. Events are free, open to the community, and generally held in the Orangery at the College's Newtown Campus. For more information about past and future events, call 215-968-8150.

Anne Marie Macari  -  Friday, Mar. 27, 7:30 pm, Orangery

Anne Marie MacariThe reading takes place at 7:30 p.m. Friday, March 27, in The Orangery, Newtown Campus.  Admission is free and open to the public.

Anne Marie Macari is the author of four books of poetry, including Red Deer (Persea Books, 2015) and She Heads Into the Wilderness (Autumn House, 2008).  In 2000 Macari won the APR/Honickman first book prize for Ivory Cradle, which was followed by Gloryland (Alice James Books, 2005).  She has also coedited, with Carey Salerno, Lit From Inside: 40 Years of Poetry From Alice James Books.  She teaches in the Drew University MFA Program in Poetry & Poetry in Translation.

Free and open to campus and community. For more information contact ethel.rackin@bucks.edu or 215-497-8719.  Sponsored by BCCC Cultural Programming Committee and Cultural Task Force.

Jane Mead  -  Friday, Mar. 27, 7:30 pm, Orangery

Jane MeadThe reading takes place at 7:30 p.m. Friday, March 27, in The Orangery, Newtown Campus.  Admission is free and open to the public.

Jane Mead is the author of four collections of poetry, most recently Money Money Money /Water Water Water from Alice James Books (2014). She is the recipient of a Guggenheim Foundation Fellowship, a Completion Grant from the Lannan Foundation and a Whiting Writerís Award. She teaches in the low residency MFA program at Drew University and farms in Northern California.

Free and open to campus and community. For more information contact ethel.rackin@bucks.edu or 215-497-8719.  Sponsored by BCCC Cultural Programming Committee and Cultural Task Force