FEATURED READER Michael Sickler.
A poet and retired professor emeritus of Painting, Drawing, and Art History at Syracuse University where he was chair of the Studio Arts Department and the Visiting Artist Program, Michael taught at Syracuse for forty years and now divides his time between collage painting and poetry. His most recent exhibition was a group show on Abstraction in Clinton, NY at the Kirkland Art Museum. He has lectured on art in England, Italy and Poland.
Michael has published many essays and poetry. He is the author of six chapbooks, four with Finishing Line Press, has been nominated for a Pushcart Prize three times, and won awards in the Salt Hill, Defined Providence, and American Penwomen publications.
For more information see Facebook page Palace Poetry Group.
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