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Past Readings

October 16, 2013

2020 / in-person 01.10.20 – “Saving the World Through Literature: Three Poets and a Diplomat” – w/ Christopher Merrill, Daniel Khalastchi & Elizabeth Powell (The Hermitage Artist Retreat – Manasota Key, FL) 02.20.20 – Hamilton College (Clinton, NY) 03.20.20 – CANCELLED – Virginia Festival of the Book, The Haven (Charlottesville, VA) w/ Kiki Petrosino & Brian Teare 03.27.20 – CANCELLED …

Poems

September 30, 2013

Six poems at poets.org Five poems at Poetry Foundation Six poems at From the Fishouse Recent Poems “My List of True Facts” – The Believer (2021) “This Volatile Taxonomy” – Bennington Review (2020) “Eternal Return II” – Poetry (2020) “Song of Destruction / The Halation Effect” – Zocalo Public Square (2020) “Invitation to Tender” – Verse Daily (2020) “Light-Sensitive Puzzle Piece” – Jewish …

Events

2021 Events / virtual

January 13 – 8:30pm EST – Words Together Worlds Apart series

February 23 – 7pm EST – Temple Emanuel (Roanoke, VA)

February 27 – 6pm EST – Book release for Wild Kingdom by Jehanne Dubrow

March 3 – 4pm EST – AWP Panel: “The Futures of Documentary and Investigative Poetries” (w/ Tyehimba Jess, Layli Long Soldier & …

About Erika

Erika Meitner is an American poet and the author of five books of poems. She is also a professor of English at Virginia Tech.