April 10 at 12:30 p.m. the Georgia Poetry Circuit and Brenau University present a poetry ready from Paul Hostovsky. The reading will be in the Banks Recital Hall in John S. Burd Performing Arts Center on Brenau University’s Gainesville Campus. A Q&A will follow the reading at 3:30 p.m.
Paul Hostovsky’s poems have won a Pushcart Prize, the Muriel Craft Bailey Award from The Comstock Review, and chapbook contests from Grayson Books, Riverstone Press, Frank Cat Presss, and Split Oak Press. His poetry has been featured six times on Garrison Keillor’s The Writer’s Almanac and on Poetry Daily, Verse Daily, The Writer’s Almanac, and Best of the Net. His work also appears in many anthologies and journals, including Carolina Quarterly, Shenandoah, New Delta Review, Atlanta Review, and Poetry East. He has four full-length collections of poems: Bending the Notes (2008), Dear Truth (2009), and A Little in Love a Lot (2011), all published by Main Street Rag Press, and Hurt into Beauty (2012), published by FutureCycle Press. He works in Boston as a sign language interpreter at the Massachusetts Commission for the Deaf.