Eco-Poetry: Reading and Author Talk

4/16/23 to 4/17/23 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Celebrate Earth and Poetry Month with writer Catherine Young as she reads poems and shares stories from her new book,  Geosmin. Geosmin (a word that means the scent of soil) paints a deep map of Wisconsin's Driftless region while evoking a place found within regions of the heart. Books will be available for purchase.

About the Author

Catherine Young is a disabled writer and performing artist whose work is infused with a keen sense of place. She is the author of the poetry collection, Geosmin, which has been nominated for the Pushcart Prize. She holds degrees in environmental science, physical geography, and education from the University of Wisconsin Madison and an MFA in creative writing from the University of British Columbia.


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