Maryland’s Poet Laureate to Read at Wor-Wic
February 27, 2009
The public is invited to attend a poetry reading by Maryland’s poet laureate Michael S. Glaser on Tuesday, March 31, at 7:30 p.m. in Guerrieri Hall at Wor-Wic Community College at the corner of Route 50 and Walston Switch Road in Salisbury.

Glaser was named poet laureate of Maryland in August of 2004.

He was a professor and administrator at St. Mary’s College of Maryland for 35 years. At St. Mary’s, he co-founded and directed the bi-annual literary festival and the annual Voices reading series. He was also awarded the Homer L. Dodge Award for Excellence in Teaching.

Glaser also served as a Maryland State Arts Council poet-in-the-school, published several collections of poetry, edited two anthologies and published more than 400 poems in a variety of venues. His most recent books are “Being a Father,” “Fire Before the Hands” and “Remembering Eden.”

The reading is sponsored by the Wor-Wic arts club and student government association.

For more information or to reserve a seat, call Dr. Elinor Phillips Cubbage, professor of English and arts club advisor at Wor-Wic, at (410) 334-2859.