Tebot Bach Series
Additionally, Tebot Bach sponsors poetry readings and writing workshops for schools Kindergarten through college and marginalized venues such as homeless shelters, battered women's shelters, nursing homes, senior citizen daycare centers, hospitals, AIDS hospices, and correctional facilities.
Participating poets include:
Webmaster: Tom Thomas
The new location for the reading will be Humanities 101/107. The Humanities building is located in the center of the campus. Follow the walk to Humanities 101/107.
Joan E. Bauer
Joan E. Bauer is the author of The Almost Sound of Drowning (Main Street Rag, 2008). Her poetry has appeared in more than 50 print and online journals including Cider Press Review, Confrontation, Paterson Literary Review, Poet Lore, Slipstream, U.S. 1 Worksheets and Vox Populi: A Public Sphere for Politics and Poetry and in a dozen anthologies. In 2007, she won the Earle Birney Poetry Prize from Prism International. For some years, Joan worked as an English teacher and educational counselor, and now divides her time between Venice, CA and Pittsburgh, PA, where she co-hosts and curates the Hemingway’s Summer Poetry Series (www.hemingwayspoetryseries.blogspot.com). Her new full-length poetry manuscript, "Dear Communist, Dear American," is making the rounds.
Kareem Tayyar's most recent book is "Magic Carpet Poems" (Tebot Bach). His previous books include "Scenes From A Good Life" (Tebot Bach), "In the Footsteps of the Silver King" (Spout Hill), and "Postmark Atlantis" (Level 4). His poetry, fiction, and nonfiction have been included in a number of journals and magazines, including The Santa Monica Review, The Writer's Almanac With Garrison Keillor, and Brilliant Corners. He is a Professor of English at Golden West College, and he holds a Ph.D. in Literature from U.C. Riverside.