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JACK RIDL: A READING, RECEPTION AND BOOK SIGNING

Event Type: Literary/Book Groups
Age Group(s): Adults
Date: 2/24/2013
Start Time: 3:00 PM
End Time: 4:30 PM
Description:
 JACK RIDL: A READING, RECEPTION AND BOOK SIGNING
Come hear award-winning poet and professor emeritus at Hope College Jack Ridl read from his new poetry collection Practicing to Walk like a Heron. About this collection, Naomi Shihab Nye has written, “Jack Ridl is a superstar in the realm of compassionate, transporting, life-changing poetry.” And Li-Young Lee wrote, “I truly hope we can evolve toward the quality of being these poems reveal.” Ridl’s previous poetry collections include
Losing Season, Broken Symmetry and Against Elegies. This is a gala event not to miss.

Location: Austin, Sugarloaf, and West Lake Rooms