Flyleaf Second Thursday Poetry Reading & Open Mic feat. Mimi Herman & Morri Creech

This monthly reading series is co-hosted by Stan Absher and Debra Kaufman and sponsored by Flyleaf Books. 

An informal get-together before the reading will begin around 6pm at the Chapel Hill Foster’s, next door to Flyleaf. Please join the group for an hour of conversation.

Featured readers will each read for approximately 20 minutes and, after a short break for the readers to sign books, there will be an open mic. Please sign up to read no later than 7 pm.

Featured Poets:

Mimi Herman is the author of Logophilia (Main Street Rag) and The Art of Learning (NC Arts Council). Her poetry and fiction have appeared in Michigan Quarterly Review, Shenandoah, Crab Orchard Review, The Hollins Critic and other journals. You can find her at

Morri Creech is the author of three collections of poetry, Paper Cathedrals (Kent State U P, 2001), Field Knowledge (Waywiser, 2006), and The Sleep of Reason (Waywiser, 2013). A recipient of NEA and Ruth Lilly Fellowships, as well as grants from the North Carolina and Louisana Arts councils, he is the Writer in Residence at Queens University of Charlotte.




Event date: 
Thursday, August 8, 2013 - 7:00pm
Event address: 
752 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.
Next to Foster's Market & Kitchen
27514 Chapel Hill