Tara Skurtu, one of our current poetry students, has two poems that have just been released in Hanging Loose (“Dreamt Dad Died” and “Trenches”). Congratulations, Tara!
Tara Skurtu is the recipient of an Academy of American Poets Prize. Her poems have also appeared in the Los Angeles Review, Poetry Review, Salamander, Poet Lore, The Los Angeles Review, Hiram Poetry Review, The Southeast Review, The Comstock Review, among other publications.
Tara will also read at the Blacksmith House on Monday, March 18th, one of three “New Voices: Emerging Writers” who will read their poetry that evening. The event is part of the Blacksmith House Poetry Series at the Cambridge Center for Adult Education. The reading will begin at 8pm at 56 Brattle Street in Cambridge. Tickets are $3 and may be purchased 45 minutes prior to the reading.