Best Poetry Series: Poets Read Some Stuff Someplace in Milwaukee
Poetry has a branding problem. Even though most of us can still quote lines from our favorite
Dr. Seuss stories or Shel Silverstein books, we wrinkle our noses when we hear the phrase “poetry reading.” We commend local poet Sam Pekarske for her efforts to make what seems like a pretty stiff art form “compelling as hell” with her quarterly series. New talent takes the stage at Var Gallery on December 14.