Poetry Reading by Wendy Barker at Del Mar College
February 14, 2:00 pm
February 14, 3:20 pm
Sponsored by Del Mar College’s Cultural Programs and Literary Reading Series, guest poet and author Dr. Wendy Barker will read from her sixth collection of poetry, One Blackbird at a Time, which received the John Ciardi Prize for Poetry. Her poems and translations have appeared in numerous journals and anthologies including The Southern Review, Nimrod, New Letters, Poetry, Prairie Schoone and Plume, as well as The Best American Poetry 2013. Dr. Barker also will present an engaging one-on-one poetry “craft-talk” session scheduled from noon to 1 p.m. prior to her poetry reading. After the reading, Dr. Barker’s poetry collections will be available for purchase and signing. The reading is free and open to the public.