Thursday 7 pm, April 27. An evening with authors Sibyl James and Judith Roche
Sibyl James is the author of eleven books–poetry, fiction and travel memoirs–including In China with Harpo and Karl (Calyx Books), The Adventures of Stout Mama (Papier-Mache Press), China Beats (Egress Studio Press), and, most recently The Grand Piano Range (Black Heron Press). She has taught at colleges in the U.S., China, Mexico, and–as Fulbright professor–Tunisia and Cote d’Ivoire. Her writing has received awards from Artist Trust and the Seattle, King County and Washington State arts commissions.
Judith Roche has won two American Book Awards and has published four collections of poetry. All Fire All Water from Black Heron Press is the most recent. She has taught at all levels from elementary to university. She has poems installed in several Seattle area public art installations and is widely published in magazines and journals. She is a Fellow in the Black Earth Institute, an organization dedicated to social justice, environmental issues and spiritual awareness and teaches at Hugo House.