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Event Calendar
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exhibitions
November 28 - Jan 31

Vanessa German: Defiant Show of Unity

performances
December 9

Alternating Currents Live presents The Dark Matter String Band

performances
December 13

Performance & Opening Reception: Vanessa German

film & video
December 14

Film Screening: Riverwest Film & Video by Emir Cakaroz

performances
December 20

Formations Series for New & Improvised Music

readings & workshops
December 22

Community Reading: Midwinter Day

readings & workshops
January 6

Workshop: Verbs as Images/Images as Verbs

special events
January 26 -27

25th Annual Poetry Marathon & Benefit

Archived special events
Oct 16 October 16 - October 17
10:00am, $10 | FREE for those who pledge a reader for $35 or more

 

The Friends of Lorine Niedecker will once again host this annual celebration of Lorine's life and work. 

 

Along with exhibits at the Hoard Historical Museum about Lorine and her work, there will be open mics at Café Carpe, presentations by editors and artists who collaborated with poets, panels on programs for public poetry at the Dwight Foster Public Library, and workshops on Blackhawk Island where Lorine lived.

 

Presenters include: Kimberly Blaeser, Nick Demske, Tom Montag, and David Wilk, among many others. See the full list here, and the full schedule of events here.  


 

Related

Festival presenter, David Wilk, will give a reading with Lisa Fishman and Patrick Morrissey on Sunday, October 18 at 2 pm. Wilk will also conduct a publishing talk with Carmen Gimenez Smith on Friday, October 16 at 2 pm.

 

Both programs will take place at Woodland Pattern Book Center.