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An Evening with Dave Lucas, Poet Laureate of Ohio

April 17 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Dave Lucas

On Wednesday, April 17, the Ohio Poet Laureate, Dave Lucas, will visit to share his poetry and writing and answer questions. The reading will be in the Antioch University Midwest Auditorium. After the reading, there will be a reception with wine and hors d’oeuvres in the multipurpose room.

Doors open at 5:00pm, and the reading begins at 5:30. The event will end at 8:00.

  • Reading and Q&A
  • Wine and cheese reception after the reading
  • Free and open to the public

Dave Lucas is the author of Weather (VQR/Georgia, 2011), which received the 2012 Ohioana Book Award for Poetry. In 2018, he was appointed the second Poet Laureate of the State of Ohio. A co-founder of Cleveland Book Week and Brews + Prose at Market Garden Brewery, he lives in Cleveland, where he was born and raised.

Check out Dave’s column called “Poetry for People who Hate Poetry” on the Ohio Arts Council blog