Monday, April 4, 2022

Poetry Reading and Book Signing Scheduled at RVCC


Raritan Valley Community College will present 

A Poetry Reading and Book Signing with torrin a. greathouse

WHEN: April 7, from 12-1 p.m.
WHERE: the Atrium at the College’s Branchburg campus, 118 Lamington Rd., Branchburg
ADMISSION: free of charge and open to the public 

torrin a. greathouse is a transgender cripple-punk and MFA candidate at the University of Minnesota. Her work is published in POETRYPloughsharesNew England Review, and The Kenyon Review. They have received fellowships from the National Endowment for the Arts, the Effing Foundation for Sex Positivity, Zoeglossia, and the University of Arizona Poetry Center. Author of Wound from the Mouth of a Wound (Milkweed Editions, 2020), she is finalist for the Minnesota Book Award, the CLMP Firecracker Award, and the Kate Tufts Discovery Award.

The event is being presented by the RVCC English Department. 

Masks are required in all RVCC facilities. 

For additional information, contact Professor of English Michael McKeown Bondhus at

Ranked by and as the #1 community college in New Jersey, Raritan Valley Community College has been serving as an academic and cultural center for Somerset and Hunterdon County residents for over 50 years. The College has been nationally recognized for its service to the community, environmental stewardship, and commitment to diversity. It is home to a Planetarium, Science Education Institute and 3M Observatory; a Theatre offering professional performances for all ages; and an Honors College for high achieving students.

The College offers more than 90 associate degrees and certificates, as well as career training, small business assistance through the Small Business Development Center, and professional development courses

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