Saturday, December 11 at 4:00-6:00 PM
Linda Nemec Foster will participate in a Poetry Tribute for Henrietta Epstein along with Ed Hirsch, M.L. Liebler, Gaylee Rubin, and other Michigan poets at the Detroit Public Library, Explorers Room, Woodward Ave, Detroit, Michigan. For more info, contact the event’s organizer, Leonard Kniffel at email@example.com.
Wednesday, December 8 at 7:00 PM
Linda Nemec Foster will give a guest lecture and reading for students in the advanced poetry workshop at Aquinas College, 1607 Robinson Rd. SE, Grand Rapids, Michigan. For more info, contact Miriam Pederson at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Friday, December 3 at 7:00 PM
Linda Nemec Foster reads her poetry along with poets Diane DeCillis and Mary Jo Firth Gillett at the Lido Gallery, 33535 Woodward Ave, Birmingham, Michigan. For more info, call the gallery at (248) 792-6248 or visit their website at www.everythingart.com.
Thursday, November 18 at 7:00 PM
Linda Nemec Foster and Robert Fanning will read from their poetry books at Literary Life Bookstore & More, 758 Wealthy St. SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49503. For more info, contact Zachary at (616) 458-8418.
Wednesday, October 27 at 11:30 AM
Linda Nemec Foster reads her poem, “She Imagines the Seasons,” commissioned for the Urban Institute for Contemporary Arts’ 7th Annual Benefit Luncheon, Women + The Arts. Luncheon and program will be held at Eve in The B.O.B. at the corner of Monroe Avenue and Fulton Street, Grand Rapids, Michigan. For more info, contact Jill May at email@example.com or call (616) 454-7000 x. 26.
Sunday, October 3 at 2:00 PM
Linda Nemec Foster joins poets Miriam Pederson and Edward Haworth Hoeppner to discuss the collaboration process between poets and visual artists. This panel discussion will be moderated by sculptor Ron Pederson and is part of the events presented in conjunction with ArtPrize, the International Arts Competition. Second floor conference room in the Cathedral Square complex, at the corner of Wealthy Street and Division Avenue, Grand Rapids, Michigan. For more info, contact Ron Pederson at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Monday, September, 20, 2010 at 7:00 PM
Poetry reading at Central Michigan University. Linda Nemec Foster is the featured reader for the first program of the season for the CMU’s Visiting Writers Series sponsored by the English Department. For more info, contact Robert Fanning at email@example.com.
Wednesday, September 15, 2010 from 6:00-9:00 PM
Linda Nemec Foster will conduct a poetry workshop entitled, A Passion for Poetry, based on the current art exhibit at the Saugatuck Center for the Arts. Workshop takes place at the Center, 400 Culver Street, Saugatuck, MI 49453. For more info, contact Krista Reuter, Program Director at firstname.lastname@example.org or go to their website www.sc4a.org.
Sunday, September 12, 2010
Kerrytown Book Festival in Ann Arbor. Linda Nemec Foster will sign copies of her poetry book, Talking Diamonds, at the New Issues Press booth at 3:30 PM. She will also give a poetry reading with other New Issues authors (Khaled Mattawa, Josie Kearns, John Rybicki, Mary Ann Samyn) at the Crazy Wisdom Bookstore in Ann Arbor from 5:00-6:30 PM.For more info, contact Marianne Swierenga at email@example.com.
Sunday, August 29, 2010 at 3:00 PM
New Issues Press Annual Fundraiser. Poetry reading with New Issues authors Linda Nemec Foster, Rob Haight, and Phillip Sterling. Bell’s Eccentric Cafe, 355 E. Kalamazoo Ave., Kalamazoo, MI. For more info, contact Marianne Swierenga at firstname.lastname@example.org
Monday, August 9, 2010 at 7:00 PM
Poetry reading to celebrate award winners for the Springfed Arts Annual Writing Awards. Linda Nemec Foster will read her first prize poem and other selections with fellow winners John Jeffire, Linda Sienkiewicz, Zilka Joseph, Terry Blackhawk, and Kristine Uyeda. Scarab Club, 217 Farnsworth, Detroit, MI. For more info, contact M.L. Liebler at email@example.com.
Thursday, July 29, 2010 at 11:00 AM
Presentation with Dianne Carroll Burdick on their book, Listen to the Landscape, with poetry reading and book signing to follow the discussion.
Women’s City Club of Grand Rapids, 254 E. Fulton, Grand Rapids, MI 49503. For more info, call (616) 459-332.
Events for National Poetry Month
Tuesday, April 13, 2010 at 7:00 PM
Linda Nemec Foster reads with Robert VanderMolen and Patricia Clark at the Grand Rapids Public Library, 111 Library St. NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49503. For more info, contact Chris Byron firstname.lastname@example.org.
Thursday, April 22, 2010 at 7:00 PM
Linda Nemec Foster reads with Jack Ridl at Schuler Books and Music, 2660 28th St. SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49512. For more info, contact Emily Stavrou at email@example.com
Wednesday, April 28, 2010 at 7:00 PM
Linda Nemec Foster reads with Robert Fanning at ArtWorks on Main St. in Big Rapids, MI 49307. For more info, contact Foster Neill at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Friday, April 30, 2010 at 7:00 PM
Linda Nemec Foster celebrates National Poetry Month at the Literary Life Bookstore, 758 Wealthy St. SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49503. For more info, contact the store at (616) 458-8418.
March 27, 2010 at 2:00 PM
Linda Nemec Foster reads from and discusses her new book, Talking Diamonds, at the East Grand Rapids Library, 746 Lakeside Dr. SE, East Grand Rapids, MI 49506. For more info, contact Dawn Lewis at DDLewis@kdl.org.
Poetry workshops for students inspired by the Michele Oka Doner Exhibit at the Meijer Gardens and Sculpture Park, Grand Rapids, MI. For more information, contact Heidi Holst at (616) 974-5225 or at email@example.com.
January 9, 2010 from 2:30 PM-4:30 PM
Poetry reading and panel discussion on the theme, The Immigrant Experience in Poetry, for the annual meeting of the American Historical Association, San Diego Marriott Hotel, San Diego, CA.