191026-Poetry

Dr. James Scrimgeour
Poetry in the Gallery

Dr. James Scrimgeour

October 26, 2019 at 3 pm

We are so honored to again present a reading with Dr. James Scrimgeour. His new book is published and we will hear him read new poems plus learn about his experiences in Dogtown. Check out Dogtown online. It is a curious place, with much influences in both visual and written arts. This event is FREE with limited seating on a first come basis. A “don’t miss out” event to hear this New Milford poet! Light refreshments following.

Dr. James R. Scrimgeour, is a Professor Emeritus at Western Connecticut State University.  Dr. Scrimgeour has published nine books of poetry and over 220 poems in anthologies and periodicals. He has been nominated for several Pushcart Prizes, and he has given over 250 public readings of his work including one at an International Conference on Poetry and History, Stirling, Scotland. Furthermore, he was one of five poets featured on the CBS CT poetry blog. 

https://ctcenterforthebook.org/ct-authors/scrimgeour-james-r/