BhB poet to read at the Library of Congress


BrickHouse Books author William M. Rivera will be reading some of his poems at the Library of Congress on June 26, 2013.

William M. Rivera has been publishing poetry since the 1950s. His works have appeared in such journals as The Nation, The Kenyon Review, and Prairie Schooner, and he has also recently published under the initials WMR in Ghazal, Gargoyle, and California Quarterly. One of his collections of poetry, Buried in the Mind’s Backyard, was published through BrickHouse Books.

Ms. Juanita Lyle, the Coordinator for the Arts and Culture Forum (Library of Congress Professional Association) is organizing the reading, and she can be reached with any questions at

The reading will take place in the Pickford Theater, on the 3rd floor of the James Madison Memorial Building, one of the three buildings that make up the Library of Congress.

William M. Rivera Reading
12 to 1 p.m.
Pickford Theater, James Madison Memorial Building
Library of Congress
Between 1st and 2nd streets on Independence Ave, Washington, DC