Women's Words on August 4, 2013 featured Sheila Packa, a former Duluth poet laureate, reading two poems, "My Geology" and "Medicine on the Iron Range," that are part of her new work, Night Train / Red Dust, which will be performed this week as part of The Fringe Festival in the Twin Cities.
Sheila Packa writes about northern Minnesota. She was Duluth's Poet Laureate 2010-2012, and she teaches writing at Lake Superior College. See her website and blog about poetry process at www.sheilapacka.com
Sheila will be at The Fringe Festival in Minneapolis with her new work, Night Train / Red Dust (with film and live music by Kathy McTavish) at Intermedia Arts Theater, 2822 Lyndale Ave, Minneapolis:
Friday, August 2, 8:30 pm
Saturday, August 3, 1 pm
Tuesday, August 6, 10 pm
Thursday, August 8, 8:30 pm
Sunday, August 11, 1:00 pm