Poetry Society of NH: Mark DeCarteret and Anders Carlson-Wee

Wednesday, May 22nd, 2019, 5:30 p.m.

The Poetry Society of New Hampshire meets at Gibson's Bookstore ten months out of the year! This month the headliners are Mark DeCarteret, and Anders Carlson-Wee. Come with your verse appreciating ears on.

About the poets: Anders Carlson-Wee is the author of The Low Passions (W.W. Norton, 2019). His work has appeared in BuzzFeed, Ploughshares, Virginia Quarterly Review, New England Review, Poetry Daily, The Sun, Best New Poets, and The Best American Nonrequired Reading. The recipient of fellowships from the National Endowment for the Arts, the McKnight Foundation, Bread Loaf, Sewanee, and the Napa Valley Writers’ Conference, he is the winner of Ninth Letter’s Poetry Award as well as the 2017 Poetry International Prize. His work has been translated into Chinese. Anders holds an MFA from Vanderbilt University and lives in Minneapolis.

Mark DeCarteret has appeared next to Charles Bukowski in a lo-fi fold out, Pope John Paul II in a hi-test collection of Catholic poetry, Billy Collins in an Italian fashion coffee table book and Mary Oliver in a 3785 page pirated anthology. His sixth book For Lack of a Calling was released last summer by Nixes Mate Books.

Event date: 
Wednesday, May 22, 2019 - 5:30pm
Event address: 
45 South Main Street
Concord, NH 03301
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