What: Poets Jonathan Wells and Spencer Short will read from their work
When: 7 p.m., Monday, March 5
Where: Prairie Lights Books, downtown Iowa City
A word about Wells: Wells was the director of Rolling Stone Press, the book publishing division of Rolling Stone magazine. He is a widely published poet and the author of Train Dance, his first full-length collection of poetry.
And a brief bio on Short: Short is a graduate of The Iowa Writers’ Workshop and The University of Chicago Law School. His first collection of poems, Tremolo, was a National Poetry Series winner, selected by Billy Collins.
More upcoming readings in Iowa City:
- Barbara Babcock, 5 p.m., Tuesday, March 6, Prairie Lights
- Amelia Gray, 7 p.m., Tuesday, March 6, Prairie Lights
- Joe Blair, 7 p.m., Wednesday, March 7, Prairie Lights
- Amy Quan Barry, 7 p.m., Friday, March 9, Prairie Lights