Poetry Reading with Washington State Poet Laureate

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Asotin County Library Welcomes Rena Priest, Washington State Poet Laureate
Zoom Program | Thursday, October 20 at 6:30pm

Join Washington State Poet Laureate Rena Priest for an online poetry reading.

Priest is a member of the Lhaq’temish (Lummi) Nation and is the author of Patriarchy Blues, which was honored with the 2018 American Book Award, and the recent Sublime Subliminal. Learn more about Rena Priest at www.renapriest.com.

The Washington State Poet Laureate program is jointly sponsored by Humanities Washington and the Washington State Arts Commission (ArtsWA).

Priest’s reading complements Asotin County Library’s participation in the regional Everybody Reads program. This year’s selection is The Beadworkers: Stories by Beth Piatote.

Registration for this event is closed. Please contact the Library at 509-758-5454 if you’d like the Zoom link.