Art and Inspiration International – Thursday, November 16 @ 7:00 pm

November 16 – Poet Joan Bauer and photographer Don Staricka

Joan E. Bauer is the author of The Almost Sound of Drowning (Main Street Rat. 2008).  Her poetry has appeared in numerous journals, including 5AM, Pearl, Poet Lore,  Quarterly West, Slipstream, and US1 Worksheets, and in nearly a dozen anthologies.  In 2007, her poem “Sleepers” won the Earl Birney Poetry Prize from Prism International.  She now divides her time between Venice CA and Pittsburgh PA where she curates the Hemingway’s Summer Poetry Series with her friend Jimmy Cvetic.