PoetryFest 2020

Poetry Reading
October 24, 2020 5:00 pm

John Sibley Williams will read from his new collection, Skin Memory.  After his reading, Poetry of Place class participants are also invited to read their work.  The reading is open to the public for a $7 admission at the door.

Author Bio:
John Sibley Williams is the author of As One Fire Consumes Another (Orison Poetry Prize, 2019), Skin Memory (Backwaters Prize, University of Nebraska Press, 2019), Summon (JuxtaProse Chapbook Prize, 2019), Disinheritance, and Controlled Hallucinations. A twenty three-time Pushcart nominee, John is the winner of numerous awards, including the Wabash Prize for Poetry, Philip Booth Award, Phyllis Smart-Young Prize, and Laux/Millar Prize. He serves as editor of The Inflectionist Review and works as a freelance poetry editor and literary agent. Previous publishing credits include: Yale Review, North American Review, Midwest Quarterly, Southern Review, Sycamore Review, Prairie Schooner, Saranac Review, Atlanta Review, TriQuarterly, and various anthologies.

UpcomingPoetry Reading

  • October 24, 2020
    5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

John Sibley Williams reads from his latest collection Skin, Memory.


594 Laneda Avenue, Manzanita, Oregon, 97130, United States


Situated on the main street in Manzanita just a few blocks west of Highway 101, the Hoffman Center is located across the street from the North Tillamook Library.