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April 12 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Celebration of poetry event with NH poet Laureate Alexandra Peary

Join us for this celebration of poetry featuring NH’s poet laureate Alexandra Peary!

Alexandria Peary (MFA, MFA, PhD) is the author of 9 books, including Prolific Moment: Theory and Practice of Mindfulness for Writing and Battle of Silicon Valley at Daybreak. The recipient of a 2020 Academy of American Poets Laureate Fellowship, she received the Iowa Poetry Prize and Best of NH (for inspiring artist). Alex specializes in mindful writing. She is editor-in-chief at Under the Madness Magazine,  publishing teens worldwide. She a is professor in the English Department at Salem State University where she teaches creative and mindful writing.

Excerpt from Peary’s “The Battle of Silicon Valley at Daybreak”

In a countryside green as a dollar bill,
with the much-handled commercial vegetation
from around mall parking lots or in freeway divides,
in a landscape where the wireless has been shut off,
emoji are at war.

This event is sponsored by the English Department, The Eye Student Literary Club, and Student Senate.



April 12
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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