On Thursday, June 3, at 7 p.m., poets Mihaela Moscaliuc and Nickole Brown will read as part of the Collected Poets Series. Entrance, $2– 5. sliding scale. Mocha Maya's Coffee House, 47 Bridge Street, Shelburne Falls, MA 01370, 413-625-6292. Wheelchair accessible. See www.collectedpoets.com for more information.
Mihaela Moscaliuc’s first poetry collection, Father Dirt, won the Kinereth Gensler Award in 2008 and was published by Alice James Books in 2010. Nickole Brown is author of Sister: Poems (Red Hen Press, 2007) and the anthology Air Fare (Sarabande Books, 2004) which she co-edited with Judith Taylor. [NOTE from Beth -- These poets are worth quite a drive to hear/meet!]
The Collected Poets Series highlights the work of established and emerging poets. Each event showcases the remarkable local poets of Western Massachusetts and the finest regional, national, and international talent. The series is usually held every first Thursday of the month.