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Glitter Husk Book Release Party: Augusta
February 22, 2020 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pmFree
Saturday, February 22, 2020 | 6:30 PM – 8 PM | The Book Tavern
Come celebrate the release of Derek Berry’s poetry chapbook GLITTER HUSK!!
A reading with a short Q&A.
Free Beer & Wine available!
with Special Guest Ray McManus!
Derek Berry is the author of the novel “Heathens & Liars of Lickskillet County,” as well as three poetry chapbooks “Skinny Dipping with Strangers,” “Glitter Husk,” & “Buggery,” winner of the BOOM Chapbook Prize with Bateau Press. Their recent work has appeared in ANMLY, Raleigh Review, Longleaf Review, Jet Fuel Review, Beloit Poetry Journal, Gigantic Sequins, & elsewhere. They are the recipient of Broad River Prize for Prose, Emrys Poetry Prize, and KAKALAK Poetry Award, among other honors. They live in Aiken, South Carolina, where they work during the day in historic archives.
Ray McManus is the author of three book of poetry— “Punch” (Hub City Press), recipient of Best Book of Poetry Published by an Independent Press, “Red Dirt Jesus,” winner of the Marick Press Poetry Prize, & “Driving through the country before you are born,” winner of the 2006 SC First Book Prize in Poetry. He is currently the Writer-in-Residence at Columbia Museum of Art.
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