Poet Catherine Coan’s to Host Final Event at the Annenberg Community Beach House on December 11
November 29, 2018
SANTA MONICA, Calif. — City of Santa Monica Cultural Affairs announces poet Catherine Coan as writer-in-residence at the Annenberg Community Beach House. Coan is a poet, professor, and hybrid taxidermist living in Los Angeles. Her poems have appeared in journals such as Poetry, Poetry Northwest, the Seattle Review, and Terrain. Since October, Coan has been working on her second collection of poems, titled Mistakes Have Been Made, holding weekly open office hours, penned periodic updates about her residency at beachhouseair.blogspot.com and hosted two public events with her final event on Tuesday, Dec. 11.
The public is invited to her office hours for questions about poetry and her process from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. on the following days:
- Monday, Dec. 3
- Monday, Dec. 10
- Monday, Dec.17
Tuesday, Dec. 11, 6:30 - 8 p.m. | Reading, Live Painting and Music with Catherine Coan and friends | Free | RSVP
Writer-in-Residence Catherine Coan’s culminating event features a reading from her new collection of poetry, accompanied by live painting from Bert Esenherz and music by Stephen Rowe and the Lonely Loners. To learn more about Catherine Coan’s other art practice, please visit catherinecoan.com or the Annenberg Community Beach House website, annenbergbeachhouse.com.