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Women's Museum of California

Preserving the Past, Inspiring the Future

Katie Manning Poetry Reading

Katie Manning Poetry Reading


Event Date:
Saturday, December 03 2016

What is the event about?

Join us for the San Diego release of Katie Manning's new poetry book, Tasty Other, the 2016 winner of the Main Street Rag Poetry Book Award. This book explores the strangeness of transitioning to motherhood, drawing from fairy tale mothers, pregnancy calendars, anxiety dreams, and more.




About the Author

Katie Manning is the author of four poetry chapbooks, including The Gospel of the Bleeding Woman (Wipf and Stock, 2013) and A Door with a Voice (Agape Editions, 2016). She has received The Nassau Review Author Award for Poetry, and her writing has been published in Fairy Tale Review, New Letters, Poet Lore, So to Speak, Verse Daily, and many other journals and anthologies. She is the founding Editor-in-Chief of Whale Road Review, and she teaches writing and literature at Point Loma Nazarene University in San Diego. Find her online at www.katiemanningpoet.com.