Poetry Readings at the Library

Are you a lover of words, nature, an emotional creature, or a beautiful crafter of cascading cadence? Or maybe just an admirer of other gifted poets and individuals? The Luria Library is proud to be hosting two different poetry reading events at the library this week.

    Dia De Los Muertos Poetry Reading
    Tuesday 10/30 from 6:30-7:30pm. Click here for the Facebook event page.
    SBCC Poetry Club Reading/Open Mic
    Thursday 11/1 from 1-2pm

The library’s collection contains a wide of book about poetry including anthologies, criticism, and instructional titles. Or you can look for books of only poems. You can also search the catalog for a particular author, subject, or keyword. Here are some anthology titles, which may spark your interest:

All items are located on the lower level shelves.

  • American Poetry : The Nineteenth Century 811.3082 H737a (a multiple volume set)
  • American Poetry: The Twentieth Century 811.508 A512p (a multiple volume set)
  • The Penguin Anthology of Twentieth-Century American Poetry 811.508 D743p 2011
  • The Vintage book of African American Poetry 811.008 H295v
  • The Oxford book of Latin American Poetry : A Bilingual Anthology 861 V647o 2009
  • Connecting Lines : New Poetry from Mexico 861.64 B251c
  • The Poetry of Our World: An International Anthology of Contemporary Poetry 808.81 F145p