Poet-in-Residence for Salisbury Poetry Week, Gerry LaFemina
One Critic calls his work genuine and honest.
Another calls him a writer of the new millennium. Gerry LaFemina, a poet-in-residence for Salisbury Poetry Week, sits down to talk about how he became interested in poetry, his role as poet-in-residence, and even performs one of his poems on the Mid South Audio stage.
If you’d like to attend an event celebrating Salisbury Poetry Week, they are as follows:
- Tonight, April 5th. there will be a poetry reading from 7-9 pm at Salisbury University Commons in the Worcester Room. This event will have readings from various poets, including Gerry LaFemina.
- Tomorrow, April 6th, there will be a poetry workshop at Salisbury University’s University House. You must pre-register for this event and may do so by calling 410-546-5397.
- Saturday, April 7th, there will be a writing workshop for teens and adults at the Wicomico County Public Library Centre Branch. They will be held all day Saturday at different times and for different groups. Call 410-546-539 for more information.
- Sunday, April 8th, there will be an Eastern Shore Teen Voices event at James M. Bennett High School in Salisbury. This event is from 1-3 pm and it is a spoken-word event.