From DAN BARTH and THERESA WHITEHILL
June 24, 2009 Ukiah, Mendocino County, North California
On Thursday, June 25, Writers Read will feature Ukiah poet Bill Churchill. Bill teaches modern languages at Santa Rosa and Mendocino Colleges. He has also been a California Poet in the Public School since 1998. His publications include: Song of Seasons, Controlled Burn, Sleeping with Ghosts and The Veil.
In 2008 he was featured at the Summer Dream Poetry Festival in Vancouver, B.C. A mariner since 1971, he has sailed in the Eastern Mediterranean, Atlantic, Caribbean and Pacific Northwest.
The reading begins at 7PM at the Ukiah Art Center Annex, 203 S. State Street, Ukiah. (The Annex is next to the Corner Gallery at the intersection of Church and State in downtown Ukiah.) An open mic session will follow the featured reading. Refreshments available. Donation requested. For more info: (707) 463-6989, (707) 462-4557 or www.artcenterukiah.org.
Upcoming Writers Read:
(Monthly last Thursday readings at Art Center Ukiah Annex, 7 PM)
Thursday, July 30: All open mic.
Thursday, August 27: Featured reader Claire Blotter, followed by open mic.
Thursday, September 24: Featured reader Armando Garcia-Davila, followed by open mic.
For information on these and other Northern California events, check www.coloredhorse.com, www.artcenterukiah.org and www.poetryflash.org.