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Poetry in Public Reading featuring the Iowa Student Poet Ambassador

October 15, 2023 @ 12:30 pm

Poetry in Public celebrates our community’s rich literary tradition and local writing talent by displaying poems by writers of all ages. Hear from some of the 2023 Selected Poets.

Iowa Student Poet Ambassador, Lola Nakashima-Brooke, will open the event.

This event is live and in-person, and will be streamed live at: https://www.youtube.com/thelibrarychannel





If your poem was selected for Poetry in Public 2023 and you wish to be added to the list of readers, please contact Rachael Carlson at rachael-carlson@iowacityofliterature.org

The following poets have already signed up to read:

Larren Abdulkareem

Rose Abdulkareem

Zenab Bashir

Phil Beck

Charlotte Brookins

Dan Campion

Park G Coe

Alyssa Denneny

Mario Duarte

Jessalyn Elder

Betsy Fischer

Cecile Goding & Eman Mohamed

Reed Hagan

Hailey Hansen

Jennifer Horn-Frasier

Evelyn Ingersoll

Mary Jedlicka Humston

Ayla Keck

Nancy Lael Braun


Henry McDonald

Lincoln Osborne

Rosalea Ragland

Danielle Zimmerman



October 15, 2023
12:30 pm
Event Category:


City of Literature
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Iowa City Public Library
123 S. Linn St.
Iowa City, IA 52240 United States
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