Save The Date! July 30th at 2 p.m. Dana Gioia California’s Poet Laureate will be coming to do a poetry reading at The Write Place.
Gioia (pronounced Joy-uh) is an internationally acclaimed and award-winning poet as well as a native Californian. He received a B.A. and a M.B.A. from Stanford University and an M.A. in Comparative Literature from Harvard University. Gioia currently serves as the Poet Laureate of California.
Gioia is traveling on a poetry tour of California and intends to reach all 58 counties in California with Stockton being his next stop!