NCPS READING with  Kathy Ackerman, Cal Nordt, and Khalisa Rae

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Kathy Ackerman has published six poetry books and chapbooks, most recently Repeat after Me. Her collection A Quarrel of Atoms won the Lena Shull Award in 2019. She lives on a loblolly tree farm in Polk County and has recently retired from a long career in higher education.   

Cal Nordt is a 1972 Cum Laude graduate of Yale, where his senior thesis for a BA in English was a chapbook of his own poetry. After a thirty year career in trade show transportation, he became physically disabled and returned to writing. His first poetry book is Mystical Fictions.

Khalisa Rae is the author of Ghost in a Black Girl's Throat (Red Hen Press). She is a 4-time Best of the Net nominee and Pushcart nominee. She is the co-founder of Griot and Grey Owl Blk Southern Writers Conference  and the Theater and Literature Director at the North Carolina Arts Council. Unlearning Eden is forthcoming.

Event date: 
Sunday, July 28, 2024 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Event address: 
220 Market Street
Fearrington Village, NC 27312