Oakland - Poetry Flash with Willa Schneberg & Rob Lipton
Diesel, A Bookstore in Oakland hosts another installment of the always excellent Poetry Flash, featuring guest poets, Willa Schneberg and Rob Lipton on Sunday, March 22nd at 3pm.
Poetry Flash readings are wheelchair accessible; ASL interpreters may be requested one week in advance from firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit Poetryflash.org for more events and reviews!
Willa Schneberg has authored five poetry collections, her most recent work is Rending the Garment. She received the Oregon Book Award In Poetry for her second volume. In The Margins of The World. Her poetry has appeared in numerous literary publications including: American Poetry Review, Salmagundi, and Women’s Review of Books. Willa is also a social worker in private practice and a visual artist.
Robert Lipton's stories and poems have appeared in a wide range of literary journals, including Echo 681, Interbang, Jacaranda Review, Squaw Valley Review,The Texas Observer and Parthenon West. He has received grants from Berkeley Community Arts and Alameda Community Arts Programs, and was for seven years poetry workshop leader at Berkeley Art Center.