Friday, October 20 @ 5:30PM (ET) ~ PSNH Presents

A Reading with Matthew E. Henry

The Poetry Society of New Hampshire joins Gibson’s Bookstore to present poet Matthew E. Henry in an evening of verse. This event is graciously made possible by the Rowe Family Charitable Fund.

Matthew E. Henry (MEH) is the author of the full length collections The Colored Page (Sundress Publications, 2022) and The Third Renunciation (NYQ Books, 2023), and the chapbooks Teaching While Black (Main Street Rag, 2020), Dust & Ashes (Californios Press, 2020), and said the Frog to the scorpion (Harbor Editions, forthcoming). He is editor-in-chief of The Weight Journal and an associate poetry editor at Pidgeonholes.

MEH’s poetry and prose appears or is forthcoming in Barren Magazine, Bending Genres, The Florida Review, Massachusetts Review, Ninth Letter, Pangyrus, Ploughshares, Poetry East, Relief Journal, Shenandoah, Solstice, Spiritus, The Windhover, The Worcester Review, and Zone 3 among others.

He is an educator who received his MFA from Seattle Pacific University yet continued to spend money he didn’t have completing an MA in theology and a PhD in education. He writes and presents at schools and conferences about education, race, religion, and burning oppressive systems to the ground at

Event date: Friday, Oct. 20, 2023 ~~ 5:30pm – 7:00 pm
Event address: 45 South Main St. Concord, NH 03301

Save the Dates for these Upcoming PSNH Events!

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  • Nov. 15 Carla Schwartz at Gibson's Bookstore in Concord, NH
  • Dec. 12. PSNH Presents via Zoom - James Crews on The Wonder of Small Things: Mindful Description in Poetry

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