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Bullets Into Bells: Poets and Citizens Respond to Gun Violence

  • Unitarian Church 130 Main Street Montpelier, VT, 05602 United States (map)

Major Jackson: Roll Deep
Matthew Olzmann: Contradictions in the Design
Kerrin McCadden: Landscape with Plywood Silhouettes

Brian Clements: Bullets Into Bells
Abbey Clements: 2nd grade teacher at Sandy Hook Elementary School, gun violence prevention activist
Clai Lasher-Sommers: executive director of GunSense Vermont

Contact: Bear Pond Books

Tickets are $5.

Poets will read their poems and responses that are in the anthology, and will talk about the events and reasons they wrote that particular poem. Abbey and Clai will read their own responses and talk about their own stories of survival. The editor will talk about why he put the book together, and the impact it has made on the communities affected by gun violence.

Co-sponsored by GunSense Vermont and the Unitarian Church of Montpelier.