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.
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.