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Riverfront Readings featuring Lynne Jensen Lampe and Steve Brisendine

August 12, 2022 @ 8:00 PM - 9:00 PM CDT

Friday, August 12th 8 PM Central (US and Canada)
The Nonprofit Village
31 W. 31st St, KCMO 64108

Please join us for our August 12th reading featuring Lynne Jensen Lampe and Steve Brisendine, with music by Gib Shell.

Proof of vaccination is required.

Masks are encouraged.

Lynne Jensen LampeLynne Jensen Lampe has poems in or forthcoming from Figure 1, Olney Magazine, Yemassee, Moist Poetry Journal, and elsewhere. Also to come is her chapbook Talk Smack to a Hurricane (Ice Floe Press, 2022) about mothers, daughters, and mental illness. Her poem “Stirring the Ashes” was a finalist for the 2020 Red Wheelbarrow Poetry Prize. She lives with her musician husband and two dogs in Columbia, Missouri, where she edits academic books and journals.

Steve BrisendineSteve Brisendine is a writer, poet, occasional artist and recovering journalist in Mission, KS. He is the author of two collections from Spartan Press: The Words We Do Not Have (2021, nominated for the 2022 Thorpe Menn Literary Excellence Award) and Salt Holds No Secret But This (2022). He was a finalist for the 2021 Derick Burleson Poetry Prize, and his work has appeared in Flint Hills Review, Aji, Modern Haiku, and other journals and anthologies. He has a new chapbook, To Dance With Cassiopeia and Die, from Alien Buddha Press (2022).


August 12, 2022
8:00 PM - 9:00 PM CDT
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Riverfront Readings


The Writers Place | The Nonprofit Village
31 W. 31st Street
Kansas City, MO 64108 United States
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