#PoetryNearYou Pick of the Week: Brenda Hillman & giovanni singleton

Join poets Brenda Hillman and giovanni singleton as they discuss recent work and the role poets can play as activists on Saturday, May 12, 2018, 4 p.m. to 6 p.m., at the Presbyterian Church, 11445 CA-1, in Point Reyes Station, California.
Brenda Hillman an activist, writer, editor, and teacher. She has published ten collections of poetry, all from Wesleyan University Press, including Practical Water, for which she won the Los Angeles Times Book Award for Poetry. Her most recent collection is Extra Hidden Life, among the Days. Hillman serves on the faculty of Saint Mary's College in Moraga, California, as the Olivia Filippi professor of poetry.
giovanni singleton is a poet, teacher, and founding editor of nocturnes (re)view of the literary arts, a journal dedicated to the work of artists and writers of the African Diaspora and other contested spaces. She is the author of the poetry collections AMERICAN LETTERS: works on paper (Canarium Books, 2017) and Ascension (Counterpath Press, 2011), which won a California Book Award for Poetry.