The Medford Arts Center will present Bill Wunder on Wednesday, March 5, 2015 in its on-going reading series.
The event will begin at 7 pm with a free mini workshop and close with an open mic.
The reading series is in its 8th year of presenting poets at the Center. Bill Wunder will be the first reader in 2015. He is the author of two volumes of poetry, Pointing at the Moon (WordTech Editions, 2008,) and Hands Turning the Earth (WordTech Editions, 2014.) In 2004, he was named Poet Laureate of Bucks County, Pennsylvania. His poems have been widely published, and he has twice been nominated for the Pushcart Prize in poetry. Bill has been a finalist for the T. S. Eliot Prize and the Allen Ginsberg Poetry Award. In 2010, he was nominated for a Pew Fellowship in the Arts. He has read and lectured in local schools, colleges, festivals, book stores, libraries, and on public television. Bill, a Vietnam veteran, serves as Poetry Editor of The Schuylkill Valley Journal, and lives with his two black labs in the wilds of Bucks County.
The event is free although donations for the center will be accepted. Light refreshments will be served.
For information on the event contact, Lynette Esposito, 856 234-2930.