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Recent and Upcoming Readings

At Art on the Prairie, an art festival in Perry, Iowa, November 11th (10-5:00) and 12th (10-4:00) 2017, showcasing over 100 Iowa artists, musicians and poets in 7 buildings in the downtown Cultural and Historic District. Marilyn will read Saturday at 1 pm in the Nicolette Room.

Reading with the Omega Poetry Group at Java Joe's Coffeehouse on Friday April 7th beginning at 7:00 pm. Java Joe's is located at 214 4th Street, downtown Des Moines.

Marilyn will participate in the Woodward Library's annual book fair on Saturday September 17th, 2016 from noon to 5:00 pm. This year's Read Between the Vines will be held at Snus Hill Winery in Madrid. The event will feature almost 30 authors of all genres for all ages.

Marilyn will participate in the Des Moines Public Library's Iowa Author Fair held on Sunday October 2nd, 2016 1:00 to 3:00 pm in the Central Library, Meeting Room Wind. Books will be available for purchase and signing.

Brett Brinkmeyer of FirstHand Poetry on KHOI 89.1 FM in Ames, Iowa, interviews Marilyn about her poetry, her latest book, Gyuri, and about the Iowa Poetry Association. Listen to the interview here.

To coincide with the release of the Spring 2016 Issue of Whistling Shade Literary Journal, special guest Marilyn Baszczynski will be reading, along with Norita Dittberner-Jax and Lee Henschel Jr. Marilyn will read from her newest poems as well as from her book, Gyuri, at Eat My Words! Bookstore , 1228 2nd St. NE, Minneapolis, Minnesota on Sunday, May 22nd 2016, starting at 2:00 p.m.

Featured poet with Jerry Narland's poetry group in Winterset, Iowa, on Tuesday, May 10th 2016 beginning at 7:00 pm at the Winterset Art Center , 224 S John Wayne Dr., Winterset. Followed by open mike session.

Marilyn will read with the Omega Poetry Group at Barnes and Noble Book Store 4550 University Ave., Clive on Saturday April 23rd from 2:00 - 4:00 pm in celebration of National Poetry Month. Everyone is welcome!

Marilyn Baszczynski and Dennis Maulsby Book Reading / Signing at the Adel Public Library, Saturday April 16th 2016, 10:30 - 11:30 am. Marilyn will read from Gyuri and Dennis will read from Near Death/Near Life, two books of poetry about war / death and finding love / life.

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