Bihl Haus Arts celebrates Poetry Month SA with Necessary Work: Bryce Milligan’s World of Words and Design.

Necessary Work opens with a reception, which is free and open to the public, at Bihl Haus Arts on Saturday, April 9, from 6 to 9 pm. The evening includes poolside jazz by George & Aaron Prado, libations and light hors d’oeuvres.

Special Events:

SATURDAY, APR. 9, 6-9 PM: Opening Reception for “Necessary Work:  Bryce Milligan’s World of Words and Design,” curated by Agnieszka Czeblakow, Rare Books Librarian, UTSA Libraries Special Collections. Live jazz poolside by George & Aaron Prado, plus libations and hors d’oeuvres.

SATURDAY, APR. 23, 2-4 PM:Independent Publishing and Book Design” a panel discussion with Bryce Milligan (publisher, editor, designer, Wings Press), Rosemary Catacalos (2013 Poet Laureate of Texas, author of two fine press chapbooks), Roberto Bonazzi (publisher, Latitudes Press), and Dave Oliphant (publisher, Prickly Pear Press). Moderated by Agnieszka Czeblakow, Rare Books Librarian, UTSA Libraaries Special Collections.

SATURDAY, APR. 30, 2-4 PM:Readings by Wings Press Poets & Writers” followed by book signing by participating authors: Mariana Aitches, Fishing for Light (poetry); Roberto Bonazzi, Maestro of Solitude (poetry); Jay Brandon, Milagro Lane and Shadow Knight’s Mate (fiction); Robert Flynn, Burying the Farm (memoir); Celeste Guzmán Mendoza, Beneath the Halo (poetry); Amalia Ortiz, Rant. Chant. Chisme. (poetry); Carolyn Osborn, Uncertain Ground, Contrary People, and Where We Are Now (fiction); and Carmen Tafolla, Curandera, Rebozos, Sonnets and Salsa, and This River Here (poetry)

SATURDAY, MAY 21, 2-4 PM:An Afternoon with Bryce Milligan,”

Bihl Haus Arts is supported in part by the City of San Antonio Department of Culture and Creative Development; by Primrose at Monticello Park Senior Apartments, where Bihl Haus Arts is located; by Michael Imbimbo, Architects; and by Friends of Bihl Haus Arts.