One of my favorite adult experiences was getting my MFA at the University of Maine’s Stonecoast program. I’ll be part of an alumni reading event there on the 9th — so come along if you like! It’s virtual. I think I’m first, but really you should stay for the whole thing — it will be a nicely varied group of bright voices. I’ll be reading from The Making War.
Join me at the Stonecoast Alumni reading in just over two hours. Here's a YouTube link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IkQvbDGtpkQ
Amanda Gorman, speaking now, when I asked her for her first political memory: