Moonstone Poetry @ Fergie’s Pub
1214 Sansom Street.
Wednesday March 12, 2014, 7pm
Luray Gross & Chris Cunningham
Chris Cunningham's poetry and book reviews have appeared in numerous magazines and anthologies, including Iowa Review, Michigan Quarterly Review, Cincinnati Review, Slate, and Best New Poets. He is the Dean of Faculty at the Lawrenceville School in Lawrenceville, New Jersey, where he lives with his wife and two children. Poet and storyteller Luray Gross is the author of three collections of poetry, most recently The Perfection of Zeros, published by Word Tech. Luray grew up on a dairy farm in Bucks County where she gained a love of music, reading, and the natural world. Currently a resident of the Doylestown area, she is one of the county's many former Poetry Laureates. She has worked with thousands of students and teachers during her twenty-some years as a Teaching Artist. Known for her energetic and sensitive teaching style, she believes that creative expression is vital to our lives. She was awarded a Fellowship in Poetry by the New Jersey State Council on the Arts and named one of their Distinguished Teaching Artists.
Open Reading follows, Charles S. Carr, host