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Words Out Loud

Friday, December 04, 2020, 7:30 PM until 8:30 PM

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Susana H. Case and Martha Addy Young will be reading from their poetry on Friday, December 4, 2020 at 7:30 PM at Words out Loud, a free monthly first Friday spoken word series ordinarily held at Glen Echo Park but presented these days via Zoom.  Includes literary trivia quiz and open mic. 

To join the meeting:; Meeting ID: 876 4770 1054 (Note: This link remains the same for all Zoom readings in the series.)



Susana H. Case is the author of seven books of poetry. Dead Shark on the N Train, from Broadstone Books (2020), is her newest. It won a Pinnacle Book Award for Best Poetry Book and a NYC Big Book Awards Distinguished Favorite. Drugstore Blue, from Five Oaks Press, won an Independent Publisher Book Award (IPPY). She is also the author of five chapbooks, two of which won poetry prizes. Her poems appear widely in magazines and anthologies. Dr. Case is a Professor and Program Coordinator at the New York Institute of Technology in New York City.  See more at


Martha Addy Young is the recipient of two Individual Artist Grants from the Washington D.C. Commission on the Arts and Humanities and a Poet Fellowship from the Martha’s Vineyard Institute of Creative Writing. She was the runner-up for the Bellevue Literary Review’s poetry prize, and a finalist for the Larry Neal Writer’s Award and the Crosswinds Poetry Award. Her poem Dusk in Dupont Circle was recently featured in Poetry Daily. She holds an MFA from the University of Maryland.