TUESDAY, JUNE 1, 7pm – POETRY
Marion Deutsche Cohen has a new book of poetry, Chronic Progressive (Plain View Press, TX), the last in her poetry trilogy about spousal chronic illness and caregiving; in this volume her first husband enters the nursing home and life begins to move on. Her books total 19, some of which are Crossing the Equal Sign, about her passion for and the experience of math, Epsilon Country, Counting to Zero, Surviving the Alphabet, and Dirty Details (prose memoir). She teaches math at Arcadia University; in particular, she has developed and taught a course titled “Truth and Beauty: Mathematics in Literature”. Other interests are classical piano, singing, thrift-shopping, Scrabble, four grown kids and three gran’s, and (relatively) new hubby Jon.