Learn how to observe the world, describe something in minute detail, and follow the thread to create a poem. The day before the annual Poetry & BBQ, workshop participants will have the opportunity to read their work at the Sunday event. Ken Hart will be one of the featured poets at the event.
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Ken Hart has been published in Arts & Letters, North American Review, Mead, Mississippi Review, Barrow Street, The Bellingham Review, Paterson Literary Review, and Poet Lore, and his book reviews appear regularly in Journal of New Jersey Poets. He is the 2007 co-winner of the Allen Ginsberg Award, and the recipient of the 2008 editor’s prize for New Ohio Review. His poem “Keep America Beautiful” was read by Garrison Keillor on The Writer’s Almanac in 2009. He lives in Long Valley, NJ, and spends his summers in Alaska. Hart’s book, Uh Oh Time was selected by Mark Jarman as winner of the 2007 Anhinga Prize for Poetry. In 2013, he became Poetry Editor of The Florida Review.