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Nils Peterson reading from his new book All The Marvelous Stuff

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Works/San José

365 South Market Street

San Jose, CA 95113

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Poetry Center San José and Works/San José present Nils Peterson reading from his new book of poetry All the Marvelous Stuff with visual art from Patrick Surgalski, edited by Bill Cozzini and designed by Joe Miller.

Doors open at 6:30pm and performance begins at 7:00pm.
Free appetizers. Affordable wine, beer, and soda.

Admission: $5, general admission seating is limited.

Books available for sale.

To learn more about Nils' work and what informs his poetry, attend our upcoming free book club on Sunday June 9th from 10:00am-11:30am at Markham House, 1650 Senter Road. For more about this, visit https://bit.ly/2JPHgCD.

Nils Peterson is Professor Emeritus in English at San Jose State University. In 2009 he was chosen the first Poet Laureate of Santa Clara County. He has published poetry, science fiction, and articles on subjects as varied as golf and Shakespeare. His chapbooks include: Here Is No Ordinary Rejoicing, Driving a Herd of Moose to Durango, For This Day, The Revenge of the Socks, and For This Day II. A collection of poems, The Comedy of Desire, edited and introduced by Robert Bly, was published by The Blue Sofa Press. His earlier collection, A Walk to the Center of Things, was published by Poetry Center San Jose. An e-chapbook, Talk In The Reading Room, was published by Wordrunner Press in 2014.

Public parking is available at many locations including these two locations very close to Works/San José: 1.) Convention Center Parking, 1199 W. San Salvador Street; 2.) Second & San Carlos Street Garage, 280 S. Second Street.

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