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St. Pete’s Poet Laureate Presents Free Seminar
September 20 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pmFree
On Wednesday, September 20, 6 to 8 PM, Gloria Muñoz, St. Petersburg’s poet laureate, will share what it’s like to be a poet laureate and may even inspire you to write your own poetry. Muñoz is also a teacher, lyricist, and all-around multi-genre writer who has garnered an impressive roster of local and national grants, fellowships, and awards. Her book of poetry, Danzirly (pronounced “Dawn’s Early”), which explores the American dream from a Latinx perspective, won the Academy of American Poets’ 2019 Ambroggio Prize, and the Gold Medal Florida Book Award.
Muñoz’s presentation is part of the Beach Drive Forums, a series of conversations on thought-provoking topics, offered by First Presbyterian Church, 701 Beach Dr NE. Intriguing guest speakers and subject matter are featured in these programs which are free and open to the public.
For information on additional Beach Drive Forums go to www.fpcstpete.com.