Belles Gone Bad: Southern Festival of Books Monday, Sep 28 2009 

“Belles Gone Bad:  Bourbon Street and Beyond.”  That’s the title of a group poetry reading by Julie Kane, Grace Bauer, and Diann Blakely at the Southern Festival of Books in Nashville, Tennessee, on October 10th.  The reading will take place from 12 noon to 1:30 pm in the Tennessee State Capitol Library, followed by a book signing in the Signing Colonnade.

Poem Read by Garrison Keillor on The Writer’s Almanac Sunday, Sep 13 2009 

Listen for Julie’s poem “Particle Physics” to be read by Garrison Keillor on NPR “The Writer’s Almanac” on Wednesday, September 16.  The poem is a sonnet from Jazz Funeral.  After the broadcast, you can find a copy of the poem and a podcast of the reading archived on the program’s website, You can also sign up online to have The Writer’s Almanac poem-of-the-day emailed to your inbox on a daily basis, a great way to discover new poets and poems.

Poetry Daily, September 12 Monday, Sep 7 2009 

Look for Julie’s poem “Particle Physics,” from Jazz Funeral, to be featured on Poetry Daily on September 12.  Here is the link: