Agape, Auburn Witness Prize, Elinor Benedict Poetry Prize, Geraldine R. Dodge Foundation, Girl Torpedo, Noyes Arts Garage, Poetry, Rivendell Writers' Colony, Stockton University, Sundress Academy of the Arts, The Things a Body Might Become, Vermont Studio Center, World Above
On Wednesday, October 25th at 7pm the South Jersey Poets Collective welcomes Emari DiGiorgio as the featured poet to World Above Free Poetry Night at Stockton University’s Noyes Arts Garage (2200 Fairmount Ave, Atlantic City, NJ 08401).
The evening includes an abbreviated Open Mic, where participants read one poem that is less than two minutes long. Please arrive by 6:50pm to secure a spot in the Open.
After the break, participants will return to a free take-home writing prompt; then, Emari DiGiorgio will read. Q&A and book signing will follow.
Emari DiGiorgio is the author of Girl Torpedo (Agape, 2018), the winner of the 2017 Numinous Orison, Luminous Origin Literary Award, and The Things a Body Might Become (Five Oaks Press, 2017). She’s the recipient of the Elinor Benedict Poetry Prize, the Auburn Witness Poetry Prize, and a poetry fellowship from the New Jersey State Council on the Arts. She’s received residencies from the Vermont Studio Center, Sundress Academy of the Arts, and Rivendell Writers’ Colony. She teaches at Stockton University, is a Geraldine R. Dodge Foundation Poet, and hosts World Above, a monthly reading series in Atlantic City, NJ.