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The Madrona Project Reading series: Live Poetry at Pelican Bay Books & Coffeehouse, featuring Washington State Poet Laureate Rena Priest

Event Description

Join us for a poetry reading by Washington State Poet Laureate Rena Priest of the Lummi tribe, and Richard Walker of the Yaqui Nation. Richard will be accompanied by Peter Ali, Native American Flutist.

Rena Priest is the current Washington State Poet Laureate. A member of the Lhaq’temish (Lummi) Nation, she is the author of Patriarchy Blues, which was honored with the 2018 American Book Award, and the recent Sublime Subliminal.

The Poet Laureate program is sponsored by Humanities Washington and The Washington State Arts Commission/ArtsWA, with the support of Governor Jay Inslee. See the full website of the Poet Laureate here.

Poet Laureate events are produced by the hosting organization.

  • When
  • November 26, 2022
    7:00 pm
  • Where
  • Pelican Bay Books & Coffeehouse
    520 Commercial Ave Anacortes, WA 98221 United States
  • Host
  • Pelican Bay Books & Coffeehouse