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Cairns — Gallery Hours
November 5 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Thursday and Saturday, repeating until November 19, 2022
Philip Memmer is the author of six books of poems, including most recently Cairns (Lost Horse Press, 2022) and Pantheon (Lost Horse Press, 2019). His poems have appeared in many journals, including Poetry, Poetry London, Poetry Northwest, Tar River Poetry, and Mid-American Review; in such anthologies as 180 More: Extraordinary Poems for Every Day (ed. Billy Collins) and Don’t Leave Hungry: Fifty Years of Southern Poetry Review; in the Library of Congress’s Poetry 180 website; and in the American Life in Poetry syndicated column. His many awards and honors include two Hawthornden Fellowships. Since 2000, Memmer has served as Executive Director of the Arts Branch of the YMCA of Central New York in Syracuse, where he founded the YMCA’s Downtown Writers Center in 2001. He also is Publisher at Tiger Bark Press, and occasionally teaches creative writing at Hamilton College.