A Celebration Poetry Reading

Members of the public are invited to join 11 New Zealand poets on Wednesday, 11 October 2017, 6pm at St Heliers Library to celebrate esteemed US journal Atlanta Review‘s NZ launch.

Many well-known poets have appeared in Atlanta Review, including Nobel Laureates Seamus Heaney and Gunter Grass.

Edited by Ivy Alvarez, this Aotearoa/NZ edition is a first in the journal’s 23-year history.

Poems in After Irma After Harvey

Paloma Press’s chapbook anthology, After Irma After Harvey, is a fundraising project by its editors, Aileen Cassinetto and C. Sophia Ibardaloza, created in support of hurricane-displaced animals. Containing poems by Ivy Alvarez, Mary Kasimor, Agnes Marton, Lisa Suguitan Melnick and Eileen R. Tabios, all proceeds will be donated to the Animal Defense League of Texas and the Jacksonville Humane Society.