Michael Wurster, Made Local Poet Presented by Pittsburgh Arts & Lectures

Join Pittsburgh poetry legend Michael Wurster for the launch of his new collection Even Then. Wurster is a founding member of Pittsburgh Poetry Exchange. His collections include The British Detective, The Cruelty of the Desert and The Snake Charmer’s Daughter. For over a decade, he taught at Pittsburgh Center for the Arts School. Wurster is co-editor, with Judith R. Robinson, of the anthology Along These Rivers: Poetry & Photography from Pittsburgh and The Brentwood Anthology. In 1996, Wurster was an inaugural recipient of a Pittsburgh Magazine Harry Schwalb Excellence in the Arts Award for his contributions to poetry and the community.

This event is free, with registration.