Poetry Society of NH: Robert Crawford & Midge Goldberg

Wednesday, September 18th, 2019, 5:30 p.m.

The Poetry Society invites you to an evening of verse, headlined by poets Robert Crawford and Midge Goldberg! All are welcome, newcomers are encouraged.

Robert Crawford is a two-time recipient of the Howard Nemerov Sonnet Award and the 2011 winner of the Richard Wilbur Poetry Award for his collection The Empty Chair. His poems have appeared in First Things, Measure, Forbes, and many other national publications.

Midge Goldberg was the recipient of the 2016 Howard Nemerov Sonnet Award for her poem "Tennis Practice Against the Garage Door." In addition, she received the 2015 Richard Wilbur Poetry Award for her book Snowman's Code, (University of Evansville Press), chosen as the 2016 New Hampshire Literary Awards Reader's Choice Award for Outstanding Book of Poetry. She is a longtime member of the Powow River Poets, holds an M.F.A. from the University of New Hampshire, and has taught at several colleges and poetry conferences in the Northeast. She lives in Chester, New Hampshire, with her family, two cats, and an ever-changing number of chickens.

Event date: 
Wednesday, September 18, 2019 - 5:30pm
Event address: 
45 South Main St
Concord, NH 03301