Aiken County Museuem and PRA Publishing are hosting the 2015 Poetry Matters Celebration at the beautiful grounds of the Aiken County Historic Museum. Featuring a reading and book signing by three time Poetry Matters Contest winner Kendall Driscoll.
Kendall Driscoll is a music education major enrolled at Furman University in Greenville, South Carolina. She is an active spoken word poet in both South Carolina and Georgia, performing at local open mics and poetry events.
Driscoll is the 2010, 2012, and 2013 Poetry Matters Celebration winner and has published poetry in both the Poetry Matters Anthology and Poetry Diversified. Her work has also been published in Furman University’s literary magazine, The Echo.
Viewing of the anthology Poetry Diversified 2015: A Human Experience Anthology. Special appearance from Aiken County Mayor Fred Cavanough will be signing the 2015 proclamation.
Come hear winners from the 2013-2014 Poetry Matters Contest read their poems from the new anthology.
Poets: Roger Brock, Joan Lacombe, Ruth Merriman, and Judge Pauline Findlay
Come celebrate with us fifteen years of making poetry matter locally, nationally, and internationally.