Opening event: Saturday, Oct 8: Poetry Café, 2 PM at Norway House--free admission, with refreshments available for purchase. African-born Ibé Kaba and American poet Colleen Casey will read from their works, with special guest Robert Hedin, a translator of the Norwegian poet Olav H. Hauge; Hedin will read both his own poetry and some of his Hauge translations, with the originals read in Norwegian by Ingunn Henrikssen. Jarrelle Barton will provide music on the guzheng, a Chinese stringed instrument. Join us for LEIF’s first ever Poetry Café!


 Colleen Casey         Ibé Kaba         Robert Hedin       Jarrelle Barton   Ingunn Henrikssen