• Address 720 East Locust Street | Milwaukee, WI 53212
  • Phone 414.263.5001
  • Hours Tue-Fri 11-8pm | Sat-Sun 12-5pm | Closed Mon
  • Hours Tue-Fri 11-8pm, Sat-Sun 12-5pm, Closed Mon
Event Calendar
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readings & workshops
November 21

Offsite Talk: Native American Identity & the Politics of the Poetic Image 

readings & workshops
December 3

Ultimate Truth Poetry Reading and Book Release

readings & workshops
December 6

Heddy Keith author of Through it All

readings & workshops
December 9

Poetry Reading: Tonya M. Foster & Samiya Bashir

performances
December 10

Alternating Currents Live presents Nicole Mitchell Quartet

special events
January 27 -28

24th Annual Poetry Marathon & Benefit

Archived readings & workshops
Nov 22 November 22 - November 22
10:00am, $10 | FREE for those who pledge a reader for $35 or more

In this workshop we will explore the contents of our interiors to see what curiosities we can bring to the light. We may include artifacts from nature as well as our personal histories. We will write from the images, sounds, histories, moments, and places that have long held our imaginations. We will look at texts from Stacy Szymaszek, Mei Mei Berssenbrugge, Julie Patton, and others.

 

For more information, or to register, visit Woodland Pattern or call (414) 263-5001. 

 

Brenda Coultas will also give a reading with Stacy Szymaszek on Saturday, November 21 at 7 pm. The reading is FREE for workshop participants.


Brenda Coultas is the author of The Tatters, a collection of poetry, recently published by Wesleyan University Press, and she is a contributing fiction editor at Black and Grey. Her other books included The Marvelous Bones of Time (2008) and A Handmade Museum (2003) from Coffee House Press. She has received a New York Foundation for the Arts fellowship (NYFA) and a Lower Manhattan Cultural Council residency (LMCC). Her poetry can be found in The Brooklyn Rail, Witness and the Denver Quarterly. This past year she was a mentor in the Emerge-Surface-Be program sponsored by The Poetry Project and The Jerome Foundation.


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