blackbirdonline journalFall 2012 Vol. 11 No. 2

A Reading by Steve Scafidi
captured April 2, 2011

Poet Steve Scafidi read at the Visual Arts Center of Richmond on April 2, 2011.

In our audio capture, Scafidi speaks of being an undergraduate poetry student at Virginia Commonwealth University and reads both published and new work, including poems from his Abraham Lincoln manuscript.

Five poems from that manuscript appear in this issue of Blackbird.

Scafidi is introduced by Leslie Shiel. The reading was sponsored by the Visual Arts Center and by the Leslie Shiel Endowed Scholarship for Creative Writing.  end