A reading featuring Ann Pancake, Pauletta Hansel, Llewellyn McKernan will be held at Taylor Books to celebrate the release of Feminine Rising: Voices of Power & Invisibility, (Cynren Press 2019) which is a collection of poetry and essays from 70 women in a dozen countries co-edited by Andrea Fekete & Lara Lillibridge. Fekete will appear as host.
Are there moments in your life when your femaleness is a source of power or hardship? When does your voice ring its clearest? When have you been silenced?
Feminine Rising: Voices of Power and Invisibility brings together international poets and essayists, both award-winning and emergent, to answer these questions with raw, honest meditations that speak to womena of all races, nationalities, and sexual orientations. It is an anthology of unforgettable stories both humorous and frightening, inspirational and sensual, employing traditional poetry and prose alongside exciting experimental forms. Feminine Rising celebrates women's diferences, while embracing the source of their sameness - the unique experience of womanhood.
Tuesday, June 18, 2019 at 6:00pm to 8:00pm
226 Capitol Street, Charleston, WV 25301