September 9, 2021
The InKY Reading Series is a free author series broadcast live on Zoom. Watch archived readings on the LLA YouTube channel.
Carrie Green is the author of Studies of Familiar Birds: Poems (Able Muse Press, 2020). She earned her MFA at McNeese State University in Lake Charles, Louisiana, and has received grants from the Kentucky Foundation for Women, the Kentucky Arts Council, and the Louisiana Division of the Arts. Her poems have appeared in Verse Daily, Beloit Poetry Journal, Poetry Northwest, DIAGRAM, Cave Wall, and many other journals. She lives in Lexington, Kentucky, and works as a librarian in a public library.
To learn more about her work, visit her website: carriegreenpoet.com.
Carrie will also be teaching a poetry writing workshop: Writing Erasure Poetry.
Nancy McCabe is the author of six books, most recently the memoir in essays Can This Marriage Be Saved? and the reading and travel memoir From Little Houses to Little Women: Revisiting a Literary Childhood. Her work has appeared in Prairie Schooner, Entropy, Essay Daily, Massachusetts Review, Michigan Quarterly Review, Newsweek, Los Angeles Review of Books, and others. It has been recognized eight times on notable lists in Best American Essays and Best American Nonrequired Reading and won a Pushcart. She directs the writing program at the University of Pittsburgh at Bradford, teaches for the Creative Nonfiction Foundation, and has been a mentor for the Spalding School of Creative and Professional Writing for fifteen years.