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The Feast: a Monthly Poetry Gathering

The Feast: a Monthly Poetry Gathering

Featuring: Cat Dixon and Olivia Lawrance

Open Mic to Follow!

Cat Dixon is the author of Eva and Too Heavy to Carry (Stephen F. Austin University Press, 2014, 2016) and Our End Has Brought the Spring (Finishing Line Press, 2015). She is the managing editor of The Backwaters Press, a nonprofit press in Omaha. She teaches creative writing at the University of Nebraska. Her poetry and reviews have appeared in numerous journals and anthologies, including Sugar House Review, Midwest Quarterly Review, Coe Review, Eclectica, and Mid-American Review. Her website is

Olivia Lawrance is a poet from Vermont who writes about things. She graduated from Johnson State College in 2013 with her Bachelors in English Literature and, most recently, from Wichita State University with her Masters of Fine Arts. Her work has appeared in The Salon by Honeybee Press, a small literary magazine based out of Burlington, Vermont. She has two dogs and is moving to New Hampshire to become a New England poet once again.


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Saturday, June 18
1-3 p.m.
CityArts Boardroom Gallery

"Fill your belly with the tastiest poetry the Midwest has to offer!"
Earlier Event: June 11
Adult & Me
Later Event: June 24
Final Friday