THE POETRY INSTITUTE – NEW HAVEN
Third Thursday Open Mic
*Featuring** Gray Jacobik*
May 17, 2012
Gray Jacobik is a widely published American poet. A sought-after reader and
mentor, she has given more than 200 public performances at colleges, arts
organizations, libraries, radio and tv. Her books include *Brave
Disguises,* *The Surface of Last Scattering* *The Double Task* and *
Sandpainting. ** *She is an emeritus professor of literature, having taught
at Eastern Connecticut State University. Among her many awards and honors,
she served as Robert Frost Poet-In-Residence, The Frost Place, Franconia,
NH. Gray is also a literary critic and painter, and a deeply committed
advocate for the literary arts. Gray is also a visual artist.
On the third Thursday of each month, The Poetry Institute Poetry Series
celebrates an eclectic mix of poetic voices. Free. Refreshments. Open
mic. Outstanding featured readers. In a casual setting. Open to all
The Institute Library
847 Chapel Street
New Haven, CT
Doors Open at 6:30. Reading starts at 7:00.
Please arrive a few minutes early to sign up for the reading.
*Great Poetry! *
*In a Warm, Friendly Environment*