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Poet Bill Wunder to Appear

Hands Turning the Earth


Bucks County poet Bill Wunder will read from his newest volume, Hands Turning the Earth (WordTech Editions, 2014) on Wednesday, September 17, 2014 from 6:30 pm to 7:45 pm at the Margaret R. Grundy Memorial Library, 680 Radcliffe Street. Reserve your seat for this free, limited engagement online at, by calling 215.788.7891 ext. 5 or ext. 6.

Author of two poetry volumes, the aforementioned and Pointing at the Moon (WordTech Editions, 2008), Mr. Wunder was named Poet Laureate of Bucks County in 2004. His poems have been widely published, and he has twice been nominated for the Pushcart Prize in poetry. Mr. Wunder has been a finalist in The T. S. Eliot Prize, and the Allen Ginsberg Poetry Awards. In 2010, he was nominated for a Pew Fellowship in the Arts. He has read and lectured in local schools, colleges, festivals, book stores, libraries, and on public television. A Vietnam veteran, Mr. Wunder serves as Poetry Editor of The Schuylkill Valley Journal, and lives in the wilds of Bucks County.

This program is offered by Margaret R. Grundy Memorial Library, in collaboration with Bill Wunder in support of the PA Forward | Pennsylvania Libraries initiative.  Libraries are key to powering progress and elevating the quality of life in PA by fueling the types of knowledge essential to success: Basic Literacy, Information Literacy, Civic and Social Literacy, Health Literacy, and Financial Literacy.