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Bruce Taylor Presents: Spoken Art

Dates:
  • September 01, 2016
Address:
  • 316 Eau Claire Street
  • Eau Claire, WI 54701
Location:
Janet Carson Gallery
Times:
From: 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Admission:
FREE
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Bruce Taylor presents: Spoken Art
A FREE event open to the public held on first Thursdays from 5 - 6 PM in the Janet Carson Gallery. Local authors on the schedule include Patti See (Sept. 1) and Jon Loomis (Oct. 6)!

 

 

Patti See: New Work
Patti's articles, fiction, and poetry have appeared in The Journal of Developmental Education, Salon Magazine, The Wisconsin Academy Review, The Southwest Review, Women's Studies Quarterly, and other magazines and anthologies. Her limited edition collection, The News from Lake Hallie, was selected as part of this year’s Community Sponsored Arts project sponsored by the Eau Claire Regional Arts Center. She is a frequent contributor to "Wisconsin Life" on Wisconsin Public Radio.  Listen to or read some of her work here: http://www.wisconsinlife.org/staff/patti-see

 

 

About Bruce Taylor
Local Author, former Eau Claire poet laureate, and Professor Emeritus, Bruce Taylor, has goals to entertain and to expose an audience to a wide variety and diversity of writers from the Chippewa Valley (sometimes beyond): poets, spoken word artists, essayists, fiction writers. dramatists, children’s writers and journalists have all previously appeared. “We have had first-time readers, local legends, State and National Award Winners, writers we’ve been reading for years from our newspapers and magazines but perhaps you have never heard out loud or even met. Anyone who’s generous and brave enough to show up and share.”

What can people expect when they attend readings at the arts center? Bruce answers clearly, “To laugh way more than they would imagine. To think, hear, listen and feel way more than you think you will while sitting on a metal folding chair for 45 minutes. Previously writers and audiences have commented upon and praised the readings at the Janet Carson gallery for the inspiration the gallery always is, the surprise and delight -- each reading coincides roughly with the hanging of a new show, and this year sometimes with an artist reception. Everyone loves the intimate setting, and the near perfect acoustics.”

“Who doesn’t like a good story or song? Who doesn’t like to be read to, particularly when afterwards you don’t have to go to bed but could go out to dinner?”

Bruce Taylor Presents: Spoken Art
  • 316 Eau Claire Street
  • Eau Claire, WI 54701
  • September 01, 2016