Riverfront Reading: Judith Towse Roberts & Phyllis Galley Westover

  • The Writers Place 3607 Pennsylvania Ave Kansas City, MO, 64111 United States

Writers Judith Towse Roberts and Phyllis Galley Westover will share their works on the theme "Insights in the Rear-view Mirror."

Judith Towse Roberts

Judith Towse Roberts

Phyllis Galley Westover

Phyllis Galley Westover

Judith Towse Roberts’ writing has appeared in many literary magazines as well as in Chicken Soup for the Mother’s Soul. Her book of poems, Chrysanthemums I Once Thought Sweet, was a finalist in the Thorpe Menn competition. She directs In Our Own Words – an innovative writing program focused on students in urban areas who are at-risk academically and socially.

Phyllis Galley Westover’s writing has appeared in magazines, newspapers and six anthologies. She received Boulevard’s Fiction Award, and she was a finalist for the Iowa Award in Literary Nonfiction. Two documentary films she wrote aired on public television. Her children’s book, Sold to the Highest Bidder, was published in 2013.

Music provided by Gib Shell.

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