BhB would like to congratulate Juan Felipe Herrera on being appointed Poet Laureate for 2015-16 by the Library of Congress. He is the first Hispanic official poet of the United States. Click here for more information.
Kathi Wolfe, author of The Uppity Blind Girl Poems, will be reading at the Rock Creek Nature Center in Washington, DC on June 21st at 3 PM as part of the Joaquin Miller Cabin Poetry Series. Click here for more details.
Kathi Wolfe, winner of the 2014 Stonewall Chapbook Competition, has written a new article for the Washington Blade. BhB is mentioned. Read it here.
The New Day Campaign is looking for readers and commentators as part of their Book Club and Spot Reading events. Included in the list of potential contributors are BhB authors Gary Blankenburg and Brad Sachs. Here is more directly from Peter Bruun (firstname.lastname@example.org):
Be sure to come out to the LitMore Cultural Center on June 18 at 7 PM for a poetry reading by Gary Blankenburg. Gary is the author of the new BhB book, ABOVE ALL THINGS. Hope to see you there!