The release of Paper Covers Rock and Triplicity: Poems in Threes, Indigo Ink’s first flip-edition poetry chapbook, will be celebrated with a reading of poems from the collection on Friday, Oct. 21, at Buzzbin Magazine headquarters in downtown Canton.
Readers participating in the event include local artists and arts enthusiasts, business and community leaders, along with a very special appearance by poet Kristen McHenry (Seattle, Wash.), one of two authors of the unique dual chapbook. Fellow poet Chella Courington will participate remotely from Santa Barbara, Calif.
∗ Barbara Abbott, board member, Arts In Stark, and community arts enthusiast
∗ Al Albacete, executive director, Canton Museum of Art
∗ Tim Belden, board member, Indigo Ink Press and owner, Joseph Saxton Gallery of Photography
∗ Denise Burton, membership and sales director, Canton Regional Chamber of Commerce
∗ Cheli Curran, program director, Children’s Network Child Advocacy Center
∗ Julia Dick, president, MOLA Productions and organizer, Canton Marathon
∗ Marti Jones Dixon, artist
∗ Craig Joseph, gallery curator, Anderson Creative
∗ Dave Kaminski, director of education & government affairs, Canton Regional Chamber
∗ John Kandl, professor of English, Walsh University
∗ James Tiberius Kirk, captain, Starship Enterprise
∗ Gail Martino, curriculum consultant, Stark County Education Service Center
∗ “Buzzbin” Mike Nasvadi, editor, Buzzbin Magazine
∗ Cindy Staudt, chair, department of English, Walsh University
∗ Ryan Sweet, professor of English, Walsh University
∗ Dina Tozzi, owner, Picciano’s Martini Lounge
The book released on Sept. 30 and is available for purchase locally at Buzzbin Magazine, Backlist Books in downtown Massillon, fine independent book retailers throughout the U.S., Amazon.com and the publisher’s website, IndigoInkPress.org.
The poetry readings will take place between 7 and 9:30 p.m. on Oct. 21 at the Buzzbin Art & Music Shop, located at 339 Cleveland Ave. NW in downtown Canton. The event is free and open to the public. Free beer and wine will be served. The book will also be for sale at the event.