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Poets at the Library

Monday, March 9, 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Featured poets Vida Chu and Susan Gerardi Bello read from their works for 20 minutes each, followed by an open-mic session.

A Princeton resident, Vida Chu grew up in Hong Kong. She came to America to attend the Universityof Pennsylvania, graduated with a degree in biology, and stayed. Her poems have appeared in many journals. She has two books of poems: “The Fragrant Harbor” and “The Thirteenth Lake.” She has published children’s stories in Cricket Magazine and “Fire and Wings,” a children’s book about dragons.

 

 

 

Susan Gerardi Bello lives in Bucks County, Pennsylvania.  Her first poetry collection,”Through the Oak Tree” was published in December. Bello served as selecting poetry editor for three years for “U.S. 1 Worksheets.” She co-hosts the Bucks County Bards poetry series at the Newtown Library Company and has been published in poetry journals in print and online, including Mom Egg Review, New Verse News, and the Schuylkill Valley Journal. She is a two-time Pushcart Prize nominee.

 

 

Presented in partnership with the US1 Poets’ Cooperative and Delaware Valley Poets.

Presented with support from the National Endowment for the Humanities: Any views, findings, conclusions or recommendations expressed in this programming do not necessarily represent those of the National Endowment for the Humanities.

Details

Date:
Monday, March 9
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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Venue

Community Room – First Floor
65 Witherspoon Street
Princeton, NJ 08542 United States
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Phone:
609-924-9529

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In-House Program Category
Program
In-House Program Category 2
NEH
Staff Contact
Hannah Schmidl
Summary
Featured poets Vida Chu and Susan Gerardi Bello read from their works for 20 minutes each, followed by an open-mic session. A Princeton resident, Vida Chu grew up in Hong Kong. She came to America to attend the Universityof Pennsylvania, graduated with a degree in biology, and stayed. Her poems have appeared in many journals. She has two books of poems: "The Fragrant Harbor" and "The Thirteenth Lake." She ha published children's stories in .Cricket Magazine and “Fire and Wings,” a children’s book about dragons.  Susan Gerardi Bello lives in Bucks County, Pennsylvania.  Her first poetry collection,"Through the Oak Tree" was published in December. Bello served as selecting poetry editor for three years for "U.S. 1 Worksheets." She co-hosts the Bucks County Bards poetry series at the Newtown Library Company and has been published in poetry journals in print and online, including Mom Egg Review, New Verse News, and the Schuylkill Valley Journal. She is a two-time Pushcart Prize nominee. Presented with support from the National Endowment for the Humanities: Any views, findings, conclusions or recommendations expressed in this programming do not necessarily represent those of the National Endowment for the Humanities.
Partners
the US1 Poets' Cooperative and Delaware Valley Poets
Series
Poets at the Library
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Handbill (5.5 x 8.5)
Max Number of Attendees
100
Age Groups
Adult
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P - Ready for M to Edit
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Adults