A Fireside Evening with Poet Terry Martin – Thursday, October 30th 6:00 p.m

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Please join the Lopez Library for a warm fireside event: An evening with poet Terry Martin. Ms. Martin earned a B.A. from Western Washington University and M.A. and Ph.D. from the University of Oregon. An English Professor at Central Washington University, she is the recipient of CWU’s Distinguished Professor Teaching Award and the CASE/Carnegie U.S. Professor of the Year Award. Her poems, essays, and articles have appeared in hundreds of publications and she has edited books, journals and anthologies. Her first book of poems, Wishboats, won the Judges’ Choice Award at Seattle’s Bumbershoot Book Fair in 2000; her second book, The Secret Language of Women, was published in 2006. She will read from her new book of poems, The Light You Find, published by Blue Begonia Press in August 2014 and will also be available for book signing. She lives with her family in Yakima, Washington.