Rupert Fike presents poetry at City Lights

Georgian poet Rupert Fike will read from his collection Lotus Buffet at 6:30 p.m., May 12, at City Lights Bookstore in Sylva.

Two of the collection’s poems have been nominated for a Pushcart Prize, and he was nominated as Georgia Author of the Year 2011 in poetry.

His work has appeared in Rosebud, The Georgetown Review, Natural Bridge, The Atlanta Review, storySouth and others. He has a poem inscribed in a downtown Atlanta plaza, and his non-fiction book, Voices from The Farm, recounts living in a spiritual community in the 1970s.


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