For you poetry-hungry Memphis folks, check out one or both of these great poetry events in town this week.
Mary Leader will be reading at the University of Memphis in the University Center River Room (Room 300) at 8pm this evening. Free and open to the public. A book signing will follow.
As part of 100 Thousand Poets for Change, poets Heather Dobbins-Combs, Bobby Rogers, Whit Griffin, Corey Mesler, Mary Burns, and John Reed will be reading from 6:30-9:30 P.M. at Java Cabana Coffeehouse, 2170 Young Avenue. This event will have a $5 suggested donation. All funds benefit the Lowenstein House.