A Celebration of Young Women Writers from Monument Mountain Regional High School ~ Wednesday March 5, 2014

Hosted by Lisken Van Pelt Dus
Due to snow conditions, this event has been moved from the Guthrie Center to the Monument Mountain Regional High School library, 7 p.m.

lisken-van-pelt-dusThis celebratory reading will feature a mixed-genre selection of work by young women writers.  The young writers will each read a short selection (no more than 5 minutes) of poetry, fiction, drama, journalism or creative non-fiction.  Participants will be selected by Monument Mountain English faculty members, who will also moderate the event.

Lisken Van Pelt Dus is a poet, teacher and martial artist, living in Pittsfield.  She teaches writing and languages at Monument Mountain Regional High School.  Her poetry can be found in Conduit, The South Carolina Review, qarrtsiluni, upstreet, and other journals, and in her chapbook, Everywhere at Once (Pudding House Press, 2009).