114 S Main St
Ann Arbor, MI 48104
Poetry readings are scheduled the 4th Wednesday of each month. These events feature a reading by one or more published poets, followed by an Open Mic at which anyone is welcome to read something of their own or a favorite poem.
Marilynn Rashid teaches basic, intermediate, and advanced Spanish language and composition classes, intermediate literature classes, and the Spanish translation class at Wayne State. Her interests include Comparative Literature and the theory and practice of literary translation. Poetry awards include:
Judith Pearson Siegel Award for Poetry, WSU English Department, 1993
Finalist in New Issues Poetry Contest, Western Michigan University, 1997
Nominated for Pushcart Prize, 2001
Special Merit Award for Poetry, Comstock Review, 2009