In the Muse’s Voice: A Poetic Evening with Lisa Richter & Ruth Panofsky

Readings from their recent books and conversation about feminist poetics, the writer’s craft, Jewish identity, the rewards and challenges of.


In the Muse’s Voice: A Poetic Evening with Lisa Richter & Ruth Panofsky

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Readings from their recent books and conversation about feminist poetics, the writer’s craft, Jewish identity, the rewards and challenges of writing in persona and resilience, and audience Q&A. May 6 at 7 pm. Zoom link: https://tinyurl.com/2der4w4r

Hosted by the United Jewish People’s Order, a secular, Jewish social justice organization that welcomes people across culture, language, gender identity, sexual orientation and beliefs. Rachel Epstein, UJPO’s Executive Director, will moderate.

Lisa Richter is a poet, essayist and teacher. She is the author of two books of poetry, Closer to Where We Began (Tightrope Books, 2017) and Nautilus and Bone: An Auto/biography in Poems (Frontenac House, 2020), winner of this year’s National Jewish Book Award for Poetry. Her poetry and non-fiction have appeared in numerous literary journals and anthologies. She lives in Toronto. www.lisarichter.org

Ruth Panofsky is an award-winning poet and professor of English at Ryerson University. She is the author of Radiant Shards: Hoda’s North End Poems, Laike and Nahum: A Poem in Two Voices, and Lifeline. She has published studies of novelist Adele Wiseman, poet Miriam Waddington, and edited The New Spice Box: Contemporary Jewish Writing.

For more information: info@winchevskycentre.org

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2021-05-06 @ 07:00 PM to
2021-05-06 @ 08:00 PM

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