We cap off National Poetry Month by hosting five acclaimed Mississippi poets. Mississippi Institute of Arts and Letters nominees and award-winners Ann Fisher-Wirth, T.K. Lee, and Katie Pierce, plus C.T. Salazar and Maia Elgin-Wegmann will be present to read from their recent work and speak about the rich culture of verse in our state.
To Square a Circle is firmly rooted in the rich, at times, mythically rural language of the Deep South, as it peels back the edges of an arrested coming-of-age story, told in honest language and evocative imagery through the eyes of an unnamed narrator wrestling with his own independent voice against the persistent truths inherited from within the wound and ache of a dying, patchwork fa