Reading with Bernadette Mayer, 10/23/15

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Barbara recently read at the College of Saint Rose with poetry legend, Bernadette Mayer. Bernadette was introduced by current MFA student, Amber O’Sullivan, who introduced her by way of a wonderful poem. Bernadette is currently the College’s Visiting Writer for the MFA program, as well as a Guggenheim recipient. She read poems spanning her entire career, and those from her most recent collection, Eating the Colors of a Lineup of Words: The Early Books of Bernadette Mayer.

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Barbara was introduced by Alyssa Cohorn, who is also in the College of Saint Rose MFA program. Barbara read from Immortal Medusa, and also previewed some new poems.

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