The 2020 Writers Series opens with a craft panel “On Writing Poetry” presented by Joseph O. Legaspi and Susan Rich.
Joseph O. Legaspi is the author of the poetry collections Threshold and Imago, both from CavanKerry Press; and three chapbooks: Postcards (Ghost Bird Press), Aviary, Bestiary (Organic Weapon Arts), and Subways (Thrush Press).
Recent works have appeared in POETRY, New England Review, World Literature Today, Best of the Net and the anthology Reel Verse (Everyman’s Library).
He cofounded Kundiman (www.kundiman.org), a national nonprofit organization dedicated to nurturing generations of writers and readers of Asian American literature.
Rich’s poems have appeared in the Antioch Review, Harvard Review, New England Review, O Magazine, World Literature Today and elsewhere.