Golden Shovel Launch Party
Bowery Poetry Club on Sunday, March 26th 3:30-5pm
308 Bowery NYC
New Poems Honoring Gwendolyn Brooks will feature a short talk by editors, Peter Kahn, Ravi Shankar and Patricia Smith, and readings of Golden Shovel poems by over twenty area poets including Sharon Dolin, National Book Award winner Jean Valentine, and Pulitzer Prize winner Gregory Pardlo. The anthology features poems following the Golden Shovel form created by Terrance Hayes, who wrote the foreword for the anthology.Terrance Hayes will also be reading.