FIRE AND RAIN Reading
Join anthology readers Thea Gavin, Ruth Nolan, Candace Pearson, and Lynne Thompson in Grimm Hall 302 at Concordia University Irvine (1530 Concordia West, Irvine, CA 92612) as they dive into excerpts from Fire and Rain: Ecopoetry of California. Fire and Rain is an anthology containing more than 250 poems about California ecosystems. The anthology includes a Foreword by California Poet Laureate Dana Gioia, an Introduction by poet and scholar Jack Foley, and poetry by 149 contributors including Ellen Bass, Christopher Buckley, Alison Hawthorne Deming, Camille T. Dungy, Ann Fisher-Wirth, Rebecca Foust, Dana Gioia, Rafael Jesús González, Emily Grosholz, Robert Hass, Brenda Hillman, Jane Hirshfield, Ursula K. Le Guin, Gary Snyder, and David St. John. All profits from sale of Fire and Rain will be donated to environmental organizations.