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Distinguished Writer Series with Marjorie Rommel

09/08/2017 - 7:00pm

This monthly event features a Distinguished Writer followed by an Open Mic for all poets, sign-up is at 6:45 pm. This month features poet Marjorie Rommell. Marjorie was appointed Auburn's Poet Laureate in January 2015 and, in this honorary role, she represents the poetic heart of her community. She co-founded in 1975, and is currently president of, The Northwest Renaissance coalition of poets, which is dedicated to promoting the writing and performance of poetry and encouraging an audience for poetry. Marjorie is a graduate from Pacific Lutheran University (2007) with a Master of Fine Arts degree in Creative Writing/Poetry. Her work has appeared in more than a hundred commercial and literary publications. Admission is free. The event occurs monthly the second Friday of every month at King's Books. Sponsored by the Puget Sound Poetry Connection and the Tacoma Arts Commission.

Event address: 
King's Books
218 St Helens Ave
Tacoma, WA 98402