Northwest Cultural Council explores poetry of place, exile and self
Jan 3, 2016 4:41 PM -
The Northwest Cultural Council Second Saturday Poetry Workshop will be 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, Jan. 9, at the Palatine Public Library, 700 N. North Court. Poet Angela Narciso Torres will lead the workshop on "Poetry of Place, Exile, and the Self: Exploring Identity and the Idea of Home." Her first book, "Blood Orange," won the Willow Books Literature Award for Poetry. Born in Brooklyn and raised in Manila, she serves as a senior poetry editor for RHINO.