Michele Battiste Reads in Pittsburgh on June 20 & 22

Colorado-based poet Michele Battiste will be reading in Pittsburgh on Sunday, June 20 and Tuesday, June 22! Michele’s book Ink for an Odd Cartography was a finalist for the St. Lawrence Book Award and was released by Black Lawrence Press in 2009. Pittsburgh denizens can catch Michele at either (or both!) of the following events:

A House Called Art — Poetry and Music to Benefit The Homeless Children’s Education Fund — Providing Hope through Learning
Sunday, June 20, 7 p.m. — 10 p.m
$10 donation at door for an evening filled with song and words:

• Poet Justin Vicari
• Singer/Songwriters Eve Goodman & John Caldwell
• Poet Michele Battiste
• Paul McGinty of Fernando Furnace
• Singer/Songwriter Mark Dignam
• Poet Leslie Anne Mcilroy with musicians Don Bertschman & Danny Morrow
• Acoustic Folk Band, Bear Cub

Shadow Lounge
5972 Baum Blvd.
Pittsburgh, PA 15206

Tuesday, June 22, 7 p.m.
Hemingway’s Summer Poetry Series
with Michele Battiste, Arlan Hess,
Leslie Anne Mcilroy & Michael Schnieder
Hemingway’s Cafe
3911 Forbes Ave
Pgh., PA 15213