Having fully recovered from St. Pat's Day, now you can celebrate Irish pride, literary-style. This Wednesday, local poets Joyce Sutphen, Tim Nolan, and Patricia Kirkpatrick, along with special guests Anne-Marie Fyfe and Cahal Dallat, will host an evening of Irish and American writing at the Loft. Boasting an impressive docket of poets, the event shouldn't disappoint, and will likely showcase enough variety for everyone's tastes. As the second Minnesota Poet Laureate and a previous Minnesota Book Award winner, Sutphen is a beloved Minnesota writer. Her work carries emotional heft through her steady examination of rural life and relationships. Kirkpatrick won the 2013 Minnesota Book Award, and also was the first recipient of the Milkweed Editions' Lindquist & Vennum... More >>>