Moving Images Poetry

Poetry and Jazz, with the Just Poets

Sunday, June 9 @ 5:30pm

The ‘Little’ Poetry Series celebrates National Poetry Month with poet Melissa Balmain as our feature poet reading poems from her latest collection, SATAN TALKS TO HIS THERAPIST. Also sharing poems are Elizabeth Ambrose Johnston, Sarah Freligh, Tony Leuzzi, Juliana Gray, Bruce Bennett, Katheryn Bratt-Pfotenhauer, and Katherine DaCostaReading runs 5:30pm to 7:30pm with intermission. Mike Kaupa performs on trumpet & piano during intermission. 

Please join us!

BIO: Melissa Balmain is a humorist, poet, journalist, and teacher. Since 2012 she has edited Light, the country’s longest-running journal of light verse (founded in 1992). Balmain’s poems and/or prose have appeared in The American BystanderAmerican Life in PoetryEcotoneThe Hopkins ReviewLighten Up Online, Literary Matters, McSweeney’s Internet TendencyMeasureMezzo CamminThe New CriterionThe New Yorker, The New York Times, The New Verse NewsPoetry DailyRattleSlackjawThe Spectator (UK), Verse DailyThe Washington Post, Weekly Humorist, and many anthologies.