2nd Thursday (Virtual) Poetry and Open Mic Featuring Lisa Dordal

BookWoman presents Lisa Dordal reading from her newly-released collection, Water Lessons (Black Lawrence Press, 2022)

About this event

BookWoman is delighted to present Lisa Dordal reading from her poetry collection, Water Lessons, slated for release in April 2022 by Black Lawrence Press. Here is the Eventbrite link: 

Dordal teaches in the English Department at Vanderbilt University and is also the author of Mosaic of the Dark (Black Lawrence Press, 2018), which was a finalist for the 2019 Audre Lorde Award for Lesbian Poetry. She is a Pushcart Prize and Best-of-the-Net nominee and the recipient of an Academy of American Poets Prize, the Robert Watson Poetry Prize, and the Betty Gabehart Poetry Prize. Her poetry has appeared in Narrative, RHINO, The Sun, The New Ohio Review, Best New Poets, Greensboro Review, Ninth Letter, and CALYX. Her website is lisadordal.com.

Don’t forget to bring your poems! We follow the featured reading each month with a “round robin” open mic. Cindy Huyser hosts.


Event date: 
Thursday, May 12, 2022 - 7:15pm to 9:00pm
Event address: 
5501 North Lamar #A-105
Austin, TX 78751
Water Lessons Cover Image
ISBN: 9781625570314
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Black Lawrence Press, Inc. - April 1st, 2022