Tuesday, March 30, 2010

Sean Hill and Cabinet of Natural Curiosities Perform at the Hickory Stick Bookshop in Washington, CT

Dear Friends,

Please join us on Wednesday for a very special event. Award-winning poet Sean Hill and folk group Cabinet of Natural Curiosities will be performing at the Hickory Stick Bookshop in Washington Depot on Wednesday, March 31st at 6:30 PM. The event is free and open to the public.

Wednesday, March 31st

Sean Hill & Cabinet of Natural Curiosities

Born and raised in Milledgeville, Georgia, Sean Hill has an MFA from the University of Houston. He has received fellowships and grants from Cave Canem, the Bush Foundation, The MacDowell Colony, the University of Wisconsin, Bread Loaf Writers' Conference, the Jerome Foundation, and most recently a Stegner Fellowship from Stanford University. His poems have appeared or are forthcoming in Callaloo, Indiana Review, Crab Orchard Review, Ninth Letter, Gulf Coast, The Oxford American, Tin House, and other literary journals, and in the anthologies Blues Poems, Gathering Ground, The Ringing Ear, and the forthcoming Black Nature: Four Centuries of African American Nature Poetry. His first book, Blood Ties & Brown Liquor, was published by the University of Georgia Press in 2008. He lives in Bemidji, Minnesota.

Cabinet of Natural Curiosities

@ Hickory Stick Bookshop
2 Green Hill Road
Washington Depot, CT 06793
(860) 868-0525
6:30 PM / Free