You are invited to the Poet Laureate Launch Event and Reception for newly appointed Laureate, David Perez, on Saturday, March 15.
Free to the public, the reception opens with music from a live jazz trio and hors d’oeuvres courtesy of Cafe Stritch. Mike McGee hosts. Former Poet Laureate, Sally Ashton, and Director of the School of Arts and Culture, Tamara Alvarado, offer remarks on the role of Poet Laureate and David’s contributions to South Bay arts communities. David comments on his vision for the next two years and gives a reading consisting of poems from his book and some newer works. Guests are welcome to stay for a meet and greet after David’s reading.
Date / Time: Saturday, March 15 / 3 to 4:30pm
Location: Campbell Library, Community Room: 77 Harrison Ave| Campbell, CA 95008
Facebook users, please RSVP: https://www.facebook.com/events/486894711430629/
Twitter users, you can receive updates for all of David’s projects by following him @dperezer
5 responses to “Poet Laureate Launch Event / Saturday, March 15 / 3-4:30pm”
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Regret to miss this auspicious event while out of town.
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David Perez will be feted into his Laureateship on March 15. Be there or be a poetry party-pooper.