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Poetry at the Point: Katerina Canyon, Jennifer Goldring & Katherine Mitchell

October 25, 2022 @ 7:30 pm


The reading will be held in-person at Focal Point, and also streamed live to this event page and to Saint Louis Poetry Center’s Facebook page.

Patrons are encouraged to wear face masks when attending Poetry at the Point in-person at Focal Point. Learn more >>


Katerina Canyon is a 2020 and 2019 Pushcart Prize Nominee. Her stories have been published in The New York Times, The Huffington Post, and Folks. Her poetry has been published in CatheXis Northwest, The Esthetic Apostle, Into the Void, Black Napkin, and Waxing & Waning. Her first book of poetry, Changing the Lines, was released in 2017. From 2000 to 2003, she served as the Poet Laureate of Sunland-Tujunga. She has a B.A. in English, International Studies and Creative Writing from Saint Louis University and a Master of Arts in Law and Diplomacy from the Fletcher School at Tufts University. Her latest book, Surviving Home, was released in 2021. Katerina Canyon currently lives in Seattle, WA. Readers can connect with her on Instagram, Twitter, Goodreads, and Facebook.

Jennifer Goldring is a poet based in St. Louis, Missouri. On her days off, she’s likely playing with clay, taking photos, hanging with her teenagers, or writing poems. She’s Managing Editor for december magazine. Her award-winning poetry has appeared in various publications, and her photography and other work can be found at jennifergoldring.com.

Katherine Mitchell’s poems and essays appear in 2River View, The Southern Review and The Louisville Review. The Southern Review nominated her poetry for Best New Poets. Katherine holds an MFA in Creative Writing from the University of Missouri—St. Louis. She’s an Alexander Technique teacher and teaches movement for writers workshops across the country.

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