August 25: Rebecca Hart Olander and Gerald Yelle

on Monday, August 25, 2014

at The Deja Brew Cafe & Pub, Wendell, MA

Doors open at 7:00 p.m.

Open mic starts at 7:30 p.m.

Sliding scale admission: $1 – $5

rebeccaRebecca Hart Olander teaches writing at Westfield State University and is working toward her MFA in Poetry at Vermont College of Fine Arts. Her work has recently been published in Common Ground Review, Naugatuck River Review, Connecticut River Review, Silkworm, and Lemon Hound. Earlier this year, Rebecca’s manuscript received “Honorable Mention” from Hedgerow Books, and she won the Women’s National Book Association poetry contest judged by Molly Peacock. She serves on the board of Perugia Press and on the advisory board of the “30 Poems in November!” literacy project for Center for New Americans.
Gerald YelleGerald Yelle teaches high school English in Greenfield, MA. His poems have appeared in numerous journals in print and online. The Holyoke Diaries is his first published collection. A second collection, Mark My Word and the New World Order is scheduled to be published later in 2014 by The Pedestrian Press. He is a member of the Florence (MA) Poets Society. Notes, comments and links can be found at geraldyelle.blogspot.com.
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