Taos Plaza, Taos, NM, Saturday April 27, 2013, 5:00 pm Dora joins Community Against Violence…
AN EVENING OF POETRY
At Mosaic Restaurant, 108 South Plaza, Hotel La Fonda, Taos, NM
August 11, 2013, 6:00 pm
With featured poet Dora McQuaid, award-winning poet from Taos, joined by poets reading from 8 Voices, an anthology of contemporary poetry from the Southwest from Baskerville Publishers.
Dora E. McQuaid is a poet, activist, speaker and teacher whose art, emotion and service has earned numerous awards. Her activism addressing sexual and domestic violence led to her portrait replacing that of Sandusky’s in the Penn St. mural, where she taught.
Karla Morton, the 2010 Texas Poet Laureate, Tony Mares, from Albuquerque, an Albuquerque poet with a Doctorate in European History, Nathan Brown, 2013 Oklahoma Poet Laureate, Elizabeth Raby, winner of the 2010 Elmer Kelton Award, Alan Birkelbach, 2005 Texas Poet Laureate, Ronald Moore, owner of Baskerville Publishers and a 2013 Langdon Review poet.
Admission free, limited to 60.