“We must risk delight. We can do without pleasure, but not delight. We must have the stubbornness to accept our gladness in the ruthless furnace of this world.” – From “A Brief for the Defense” by the late great Jack Gilbert.
Please join us in risking delight along with the Switch Reading Series for a special Friday the 13th reading with Brooklyn poet and musician Julian Talamantez Brolaski, Rodney Koeneke and K. Silem Mohammad.
THE DETAILS: September 13, 7:30 pm
Stumptown, 4525 SE Division Street
Now! Read this important piece by Mark Doty here entitled “Why Poetry Matters Now”.