UPDATE: A bit of very good news from the Poetry Foundation...
Wednesday, September 16 - 7 PM:
Arts Club of Washington, 2017 I Street NW, DC. (Farragut West Metro, Orange/Blue line)
The Arts Club hosts Jean Valentine and Dave Smith for a celebration of the influential Southern poet Eleanor Ross Taylor, in conjunction with the release of Taylor’s Captive Voices: New and Selected Poems, 1960-2008. Valentine is the current State Poet of New York; Smith is the author of 20 books of poetry and prose. Both will read selections from Taylor’s work as well as their own. Open to the public; reception and booksigning to follow.