Exhibit opens with a reception for the artist on Friday, September 26, 5-6:30 p.m. and runs until December 10.

Summer Residency

Submissions are now open for the Poetry Center's 2015 Summer Residency Program. The winner, as judged by Eduardo C. Corral, will be awarded a two week stay in Tucson, Arizona, a studio apartment within our renowned library, and a $500 stipend, towards developing his or her work.

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Upcoming at the Poetry Center
Family Days
09/20/2014 - 10:00am - 12:00pm
Youth and parents are invited to play with language in this series of hour long creative writing workshops for four different age groups, then stick around for breakfast and live local music.... Read more
Family Days
09/20/2014 - 10:00am - 2:00pm
Sponsored by Pima Federal Credit Union Family Days is a Saturday open house for youth of all ages and their families. Once a month from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., the stacks of the Center's world-... Read more
Reception for "Lie Quietly: New Works of Karen Green"
09/26/2014 - 5:00pm - 6:30pm
Meet the Artist: Come clink glasses with and peruse the art of Karen Green. Karen Green is an artist and writer whose haunting, profound works are nationally recognized and collected by institutions... Read more
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