8.23.18 – Poet’s Corner Featuring Kerrie French

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Date: 8/23/2018
Time: 7:00 – 8:00 p.m.
Location: Scarritt Bennett Center, Fondren Hall (2nd floor)

Join fellow poetry enthusiasts for a reading by featured local poet, Kerrie French.

This event is free and open to the public.

Kerri French is the author of Every Room in the Body (Moon City Press, 2017) winner of the 2016 Moon City Poetry Award and the North Carolina Poetry Society’s Brockman-Campbell Book Award. Her poetry has appeared in Washington Square ReviewCopper NickelThe JournalMid-American Review, Barrow Street, Painted Bride Quarterly, Nashville Review, DIAGRAMPANKBest New Poets, and The Southern Poetry Anthology, among others. A North Carolina native, she has lived in Georgia, Massachusetts, Tennessee, and England and holds degrees from UNC-Chapel Hill, UNC-Greensboro, and Boston University. Instruments of Summer, her chapbook of poems about Amy Winehouse, is available from Dancing Girl Press. She lives and writes outside of Nashville, TN.