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Wednesday, April 13 • 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Raising Lilly Ledbetter: Women Poets Occupy the Workspace

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Editor Carolyne Wright and contributor Kate Lebo will read work from the Lost Horse Press anthology Raising Lilly Ledbetter:Women Poets Occupy the Workplace. They'll be joined by  Spokane poets reading work about their workplace experiences, including Maya Jewell Zeller (author of Yesterday, the Bees), Kathryn Smith, and Brooke Matson (The Moons). Following brief readings, the poets will take audience questions about the anthology, their work, how the subject of equal pay has risen to the forefront of our cultural conversation, and more.

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Kate Lebo

Kate Lebo is the author of two cookbooks, Pie School (Sasquatch Books) and A Commonplace Book of Pie (Chin Music Press). Her essays and poems have appeared or are forthcoming from Best American Essays 2015, Best New Poets 2011, New England Review, Willow Springs, Hobart, Gastronomica... Read More →
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Brooke Matson

Brooke Matson is a Washington poet and educator. She attended Gonzaga University where she received her B.A. in English and her M.A. in Educational Leadership. The Moons, her first full-length collection of poetry, was published by Blue Begonia Press in 2012. Her poetry has also been... Read More →
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Kathryn Smith

Kathryn Smith (Book of Exodus, 2017) is a poet and collage artist in Spokane, WA. Her poemshave appeared in Poetry Northwest, Pinwheel, the Boiler, Blood Orange Review, and elsewhere, andher work has received funding from the Spokane Arts Grant Award program. Her website iswww.kathrynsmithpoetry.com... Read More →
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Maya Jewell Zeller

Maya Jewell Zeller is the author of the book Rust Fish (Lost Horse Press, 2011) and the chapbook Yesterday, the Bees (Floating Bridge Press, 2015); other essays and poems appear widely. Maya teaches writing for Gonzaga University, Central Washington University, and the Community Colleges... Read More →

Wednesday April 13, 2016 7:00pm - 8:00pm PDT
Spark Center 1214 W Summit Pkwy, Spokane, WA 99201

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