Poetry written, performed, and inspired by people living with aphasia
Saturday, March 24, 2018
5:00 – 7:00 pm
Harbor Hall, USF St Petersburg – on the waterfront
1000 3rd St S, St. Petersburg, FL 33701
Join us for an uniquely inspiring event that captures the challenges of living with a language disability through words.
Honoring our Founder’s Awardees – Co-Founders of the Suncoast Aphasia Support Group
Appetizers, cash bar
Silent Auction ~ Door Prizes
His latest book, To Start With, Feel Fortunate, received the 2017 William Meredith Award; it’s the 2nd collection of his Poet’s Notebook columns, illustrated by his wife Jeanne. His poetry has received many awards, including two NEA Fellowships and three prizes from the Poetry Society of America. Mr. Meinke directed the Writing Workshop at Eckerd College for many years and has often been writer-in-residence at other colleges and universities. www.petermeinke.com
All proceeds support the innovative, pay-what-you-can programs of Voices of Hope for Aphasia, helping people with aphasia and their families throughout Pinellas county.