Elizabeth Danson, Ellen Foos, Carlos Hernandez Pena, Elizabeth Anne Socolow, and Arlene Weiner, Ragged Sky Poetry Series authors, will read new work and selections from their books on March 24th, 2007, at 1 pm at the Trenton City Museum/Ellarsie Mansion
in Cadwalader Park, Trenton, NJ. US 1 Poets Cooperative poets will also read. Books and the US 1 annual, US 1 Worksheets, will be available for purchase.
The reading is part of "Spring Forward," a two-day event presented by the Trenton Artists Workshop Association, beginning with a public reception at 12:30 PM. Internationally recognized poet Paul Muldoon will read at 2:00 PM. Orrin Evans, internationally known jazz musician, and the Orrin Evans trio will present new works in a salute to Evans' father, playwright Don Evans, at 3:30 pm.
Other arts events will take place on March 25, including an exhibit and gallery tour by Mel Leipzig, a workshop on arts funding, and a play reading.
Spring Forward was developed by area artists and arts coordinators in cooperation with Co/Works.