JAMES P. LENFESTEY

June 15, 2018 - 7:00pm
Prairie Lights

Poet James P. Lenfestey will read from his new book of poetry, A Marriage Book: 50 Years of Poems from a Marriage. “Warning Label: prepare to be shaken, moved, amused, terrified, relieved, delighted. Take in small doses or one large gulp; either way, you will be healed.” –Jim Moore

Lenfestey is the author of Seeking the Cave: A Pilgrimage to Cold Mountain, a Minnesota Book Award finalist, and multiple collections of poems, including A Marriage Book. He co-edited the anthology Robert Bly in This World. He is chair of the Literary Witness poetry series, teaches at the Mackinac Island Poetry Festival, and lives in Minneapolis with his wife.