Riverfront Readings presents Susan Whitmore & Jeanie Wilson
The Writers Place3607 Pennsylvania AveKansas City, MO, 64111United States
Riverfront Readings presents Jeanie Wilson and Susan Whitmore.
Jeanie Wilson’s poetry and short stories have appeared in various literary journals and anthologies. Her book, Uncurling, was published in 2000. Jeanie has presented her poems at numerous readings and other venues, including on radio and television programs. In 2006 Mid-America Press published a book of poetry—The Door into the Dream—co-authored by Jeanie and her husband, Thomas Zvi Wilson. The Kansas City Star listed it as one of 100 Most Noteworthy Books for 2006. Jeanie hosts the Thomas Zvi Wilson Reading series co-sponsored by The Writers Place and Johnson County Central Resource Library. She serves as an Emeritus Board Member for The Writers Place.
Susan Whitmore is the author of four books of poems: Your House Is Floating (Liquid Light Press 2013), The Sacrifices (Mellen Poetry Press 1990), The Invisible Woman (Singular Speech Press 1991) and The Melinda Poems (Pudding House Press 2004). Her poetry has also appeared in Georgia Review, Georgetown Review, I-70 Review, Melusine, New Letters magazine and Poet Lore, among others. She is Vice President of Development of First Call, a nonprofit organization in Kansas City, Mo.