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Dennis Hinrichsen – October 23, 2019

7-8:45 p.m.: Featured Reader followed by an open Mic reading. All writers welcome to share their own or other favorite poetry. Sign-up begins at 6:45 p.m.

Featured:  Dennis Hinrichsen

Dennis Hinrichsen served as the first Poet Laureate of the Greater Lansing area from MDennisHenrichsenay 2017 to April 2019. His poetry collection, Skin Music, won the 2014 Michael Waters Poetry Prize from Southern Indiana Review Press. His most recent work is [q / lear], a chapbook from Green Linden Press.

All events take place from 7 to 8:45 P.M. in the Tea Room at
The Crazy Wisdom Bookstore 
114 South Main Street
Ann Arbor, Michigan 48014

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Chris & George Tysh – December 4, 2019

7-8:45 p.m.: Featured Readers followed by an open mic. All writers are welcome to share their own or other favorite poetry. 

FEATURED: Chirs and George Tysh

Chris Tysh is author of several plays and collections of poetry. Her latest proj

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ect, Hotel des Archives, features verse “transcreations” from the novels of Samuel Beckett, Jean Genet, and Marguerite Duras, published by Station Hill Press. She holds fellowships from The National Endowment for the Arts and the Kresge Foundation.

GeorgeTyshGeorge Tysh has received fellowships from the National Endowment for the Arts and the Kresge Foundation. His 11 books of poetry include The Slip (2015) and The Imperfect (2010), with a new collection, Twisted Flesh, forthcoming in 2020. He teaches film studies and poetics at College for Creative Studies in Detroit.

All events take place from 7 to 8:45 P.M. in the Tea Room at
The Crazy Wisdom Bookstore 
114 South Main Street
Ann Arbor, Michigan 48014

Jenifer DeBellis – September 25, 2019

7-8:45 p.m.: Featured Reader for 50 minutes, followed by an open Mic reading. All writers welcome to share their own or other favorite poetry. Sign-up begins at 6:45 p.m.

Featured: Jenifer Debellis

JeniferDeBellisJenifer DeBellis, M.F.A., is author of the poetry collection Blood Sisters, founding director of aRIFT Warrior Project, and editor of Pink Panther Magazine. She directs the Detroit Writers’ Guild. A former Meadow Brook Writing Project fellow, she teaches writing for Saginaw Valley State University and Macomb Community College.

All events take place from 7 to 8:45 P.M. in the Tea Room at
The Crazy Wisdom Bookstore 
114 South Main Street
Ann Arbor, Michigan 48014

Ian Haight – July 24

7:00 PM – 8:45 PM  •  Wednesday, July 24, 2019
Crazy Wisdom Tea Room, Ann Arbor, Michigan

Featured
Reader:  Ian Haight

is an author, translator and editor who graduated from The University of Michigan’s Residential College. He has worked with the UN, was a tenured professor at a Korean university, and now resides in Germany. His Celadon
won the First Book Prize in Poetry from Unicorn Press. He communicates an international, spiritually-minded aesthetic. Visit ianhaight.com.

114 S. Main St., Ann Arbor   http://crazywisdom.net 734-665-2757

Featured reader is followed by Open Mic reading.  • FREE. All writers
welcome   • Read your own or other favorite poetry. • Sign up
begins 6:45 p.m. • Poetry Series readings every fourth Wednesday
h
osted by Joe Kelty, Ed Morin, & Dave Jibson.  See our blog at
Facebook/Crazy Wisdom Poetry Series.

William Teets – June 26

7:00 PM – 8:45 PM  •  Wednesday, June 26, 2019
Crazy Wisdom Tea Room, Ann Arbor, Michigan

Featured
Reader: William Teets
is a poet born in Peekskill, NY, currently living in Waterford, MI. He is author of the memoir, Upside Down (One on the House),
and the novel, Reverend Went Walking. His poetry collection, Before The Flood, resonates with Americana and religiosity. His journal publications
include Chronogram and Art and Life.

114 S. Main St., Ann Arbor   http://crazywisdom.net 734-665-2757

Featured reader is followed by Open Mic reading.  • FREE. All writers
welcome   • Read your own or other favorite poetry. • Sign up
begins 6:45 p.m. • Poetry Series readings every fourth Wednesday
h
osted by Joe Kelty, Ed Morin, & Dave Jibson. 

Marilyn Rashid – May 22


7:00 PM – 8:45 PM  •  Wednesday, May 22, 2019
Crazy Wisdom Tea Room, Ann Arbor, Michigan

Marilynn Rashid is a senior lecturer in Spanish at Wayne State University, has been active in the peace and environmental movement. Her poems have appeared in Nimrod, Comstock Review, The MacGuffin, and Runes.
Her translations of poems by José Jiménez Lozano have appeared in
many journals, and she has performed often in readings.

114 S. Main St., Ann Arbor   http://crazywisdom.net  734-665-2757


Featured reader is followed by Open Mic reading.  • FREE. All
writers welcome   • Read your own or other favorite poetry. •
Sign up begins 6:45 p.m. • Poetry Series readings every fourth
Wednesday h
osted by Joe Kelty, Ed Morin, & Dave Jibson.  

Ed Werstein and Dwight Wilson

cwpoetrycircle:

April 24, 2019 – 7:00 to 8:30 PM

At The Crazy Wisdom Bookstore and Tea Room in Ann Arbor, Michigan

Ed Werstein, regional VP of the Wisconsin Fellowship of Poets, received the 2018 Lorine Niedecker Prize for Poetry from the Council for Wisconsin Writers. His work appears in Stoneboat, Blue Collar Review, and Gyroscope Review. His book titles are Who Are We Then? and A Tar Pit to Dye In.

Dwight L. Wilson is a retired educator. He has published
historical fiction including The Kidnapped: A Collection of
Stories and six books in the series Esi Was My Mother.
His book Modern Psalms in Search of Peace and Justice is fed
by his Quaker faith and social activism.

All writers welcome to read their own or other favorite poetry or short fiction
afterward at open mic. Hosted by Joe Kelty, Ed Morin, and Dave Jibson
7-8:45 pm at Crazy Wisdom, 114 S. Main, Ann Arbor. Free. (734) 665-2757.
see our blog at Facebook/Crazy Wisdom Poetry Series