Meg Schoerke’s review appeared in the Spring 2021 issue.
Coming in February, join me for a virtual joint poetry reading with Cynthia Atkins via Zoom. The event starts at 7:30 PM on Wednesday, February 24, 2021 and we will each read for 25 to 30 minutes. The reading is sponsored by the South Florida Poetry Journal (SoFloPoJo) and hosted by Judy Ireland. I will…
A recording of the reading is available on YouTube.
An insightful review of Shades & Graces comes from Robert Cooperman in the August2020 issue of the South Florida Poetry Journal (issue no.18, part 2).
Shades & Graces receives an excellent and extensive early review by DavidEberhardt and Dan Cuddy in The Loch Raven Review, volume 16 no.2, 2020(link)
On June 1, 2020, Salcman’s fourth collection is published; Shades &Graces: New Poems (Spuyten Duyvil, 2020), is the inaugural winner of theDaniel Hoffman Legacy Book Prize. Daniel Hoffman was US poet laureate in1973. As a consequence the book is published with an introductory essay byDavid Bergman, emeritus professor of English at Towson University.
Watch the recording on YouTube.
Salcman is invited to lecture on the construction of his anthology, Poetryin Medicine, at the 10th annual meeting of the Hippocrates Society forPoetry and Medicine, held at Newcastle University in the UK on May 16-17,2019; he also gives a joint reading with Carolyn Forché, noted poet andactivist.