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Barkreaders: Richard Levine

November 15 @ 7:00 pm 8:00 pm

Adirondack Center for Writing (15 Broadway, Saranac Lake)
Admission: Free

Poet Richard Levine (Seward, NY) will read from his newest collection of poems, Now in Contest (Fernwood Press, 2023), and then we’ll host an open mic where anyone can share up to 5 minutes of writing at the mic. There will be a book sale and signing following the reading.

Richard Levine, a retired NYC teacher, is the author of Now in Contest (Fernwood Press, 2023), Selected Poems, Contiguous States, and five chapbooks.  An Advisory Editor of BigCityLit.com, he is the recipient of the 2021 Connecticut Poetry Society Award, and was co-editor of “Invasion of Ukraine 2022: Poems.”  His poetry has appeared in Ted Kooser’s American Life in Poetry column and can be found on the Poetry Foundation and the American Academy of Poets websites.  In addition, his work is archived in LaSalle University’s Special Collections Library.  A Vietnam veteran, he has written reviews for American Book Review.  website: richardlevine107.com.