The Writers Place presents the Thomas Zvi Wilson Reading Series at The Johnson County Library. Poets Maryfrances Wagner and Greg Field read from their work.
Maryfrances Wagner’s books include Salvatore’s Daughter, Light Subtracts Itself, and Red Silk, winner of the Thorpe Menn Book Award for Literary Excellence. Poems have appeared in New Letters, Midwest Quarterly, Laurel Review, Voices in Italian Americana, Unsettling America: An Anthology of Contemporary Multicultural Poetry and Literature Across Cultures. She co-edits the I-70 Review.
Greg Field is an artist, writer, drummer, sailor, chemist, computer geek, and network administrator. He plays in the improv jazz band River Cow Orchestra. His paintings are in several private collections, and he’s published poems in many journals and anthologies to include New Letters, Laurel Review, Karamu, and Kansas City Outloud II. His book The Longest Breath was a Thorpe Menn finalist. He will be reading from his new book, Black Heart.