NATIONAL POETRY MONTH READING: Laura Wetherington, Arian Katsimbras, and June Saraceno

Please join us on Wednesday, April 6, at 7 pm, for an evening of poetry with Laura Wetherington, Arian Katsimbras, and June Saraceno. This presentation is part of Sundance Books and Music's month-long celebration of National Poetry Month.

Laura Wetherington's first book, A Map Predetermined and Chance (Fence Books, 2011), was selected by C. S. Giscombe for the National Poetry Series. Her recent work appears in FENCE and GeoHumanities. Laura's currently working on an essay about Antonin Artaud for Jacket2. She teaches creative writing at Sierra Nevada College.


Arian Katsimbras has been the recipient of the DQ Poetry Award and the Emily Morrison Prize in Poetry selected by Jamaal May. His poems have appeared or are forthcoming in Muzzle Magazine, Vinyl Poetry, Waxwing Literary Journal, Taos Journal of International Poetry & Art, Tahoma Literary Review, and anthologized in It Was Written: Poetry Inspired By Hip Hop. He is a graduate of the MFA program at Virginia Tech, teaches English at TMCC, and serves as the assistant poetry editor for The Meadow


June Sylvester Saraceno is author of two poetry collections, Of Dirt and Tar and Altars of Ordinary Light. Her work has appeared in Southwestern American Literature, Smartish Pace, Tar River Poetry, and other journals. She chairs the English program at Sierra Nevada College, where she is founding editor of the Sierra Nevada Review, director of the Writers in the Woods literary series, and MFA in creative writing faculty. For more information visit



This program is made possible through a partnership with Nevada Humanities and with support from the Nightingale Family Foundation.

Event date: 
Wednesday, April 6, 2016 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm
Event address: 
121 California Avenue
Reno, NV 89509