Friday, April 22, 2011
Coming Attraction: The Massachusetts Poetry Festival
It's almost here! I am excited to announce that I will be part of this year's Massachusetts Poetry Festival the weekend of May 13-14. Thanks to the festival for featuring an article about my participation here.
Here is the beginning of the piece by Jacquelin Malone - you can read the rest right here
Susan Rich takes inspiration in events and things that require her to—as she says— “leap out of myself,” which, perhaps, explains the diversity of her work. Rich, who will appear in two events on Saturday at the Massachusetts Poetry Festival, has traveled to places that require her to “get out of my comfort zone.” Human rights issues, springing from those places, are the subjects of many of her poems. But so are paintings.