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Sunday, July 29, 2012
PAST: AUTHOR EVENT: Local Poet and Author Melanie McCabe comes to One More Page Books in Arlington, VA on MON, March 4th from 7:00pm - 8:00pm, Free
Local author Melanie McCabe shares poems from her collection, "History of the Body." Her work has appeared several times on Poetry Daily, as well as in Best New Poets 2010, The Georgia Review, The Massachusetts Review, The Cincinnati Review, Bellingham Review, Alaska Quarterly Review, Shenandoah and numerous other journals. She has been a finalist for the Mid-American Review poetry contest, the Bright Hill Press Book Prize, the Wabash Poetry Prize, the Pablo Neruda Prize, the May Swenson Award and the Walt McDonald First-Book Prize. Some of her new work will appear this spring in Southern Poetry Review, Moon City Review, Nimrod and Atlanta Poetry Review. She also has work in two Bedford-St. Martin's college textbooks and currently teaches high school English and creative writing in Arlington, VA.
One More Page Books
2200 N. Westmoreland St - Arlington, VA
Metro: East Falls Church, turn right upon exiting the station onto N. 19th Street, which will become N. Westmoreland Street, and the store will be on left-hand side.