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Innisfree Poetry Bookstore & Cafe
Innisfree Poetry Bookstore & Cafe
Innisfree Poetry Bookstore & Cafe
Innisfree Poetry Bookstore & Cafe
Innisfree Poetry Bookstore & Cafe
Innisfree Poetry Bookstore & Cafe
Innisfree Poetry Bookstore & Cafe

Hours: 7AM until 9PM

Seven Days a Week
Where: 1203 13th Street Suite A
Boulder, CO 80302
(303) 495-3303
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Innisfree Poetry Bookstore & Cafe is celebrating our
Second Anniversary 2012
Thank you to all the poets and poetry lovers out there! We couldn't have made it without your support.
Come join us for:
Featured Poets, Open Poetry Readings, Music and much more

Your local poetry bookstore

Innisfree Poetry Bookstore & Cafe is your local poetry bookstore in Boulder, Colorado. We are the third exclusively-poetry bookstore to open its doors in the United States.

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Email: innisfreepoetry@gmail.com

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Latest News

Friday December 19th at 7PM: Travis Cebula and Sarah Suzor

Join us on December 19th at Innisfree for A Fox in the Snow !
7 P.M.

Local poet Travis Cebula and California sensation Sarah Suzor will be reading from new work, as well as continuing the celebration of their new collaborative book, After the Fox, from Black Lawrence Press. Start the holidays off right with poetry and friends!

TRAVIS CEBULA lives with his wife and trusty dogs in Colorado, where he writes, edits and teaches creative writing. He graduated from the MFA program at Naropa University in 2009—the same year he founded Shadow Mountain Press, a small press that focuses on hand-made editions of poetry chapbooks. His poetry, stories, essays, reviews, and photography have appeared internationally. He is the author of four full-length collections of poetry, including Ithaca, One Year in a Paper Cinema, and After the Fox with Sarah Suzor. You can find him in Paris every summer teaching with the Left Bank Writers Retreat.

SARAH SUZOR’s full-length collection of poetry, The Principle Agent, won the 2010 Hudson Prize and was published by Black Lawrence Press in 2011. She also has a collaboration After the Fox, which is co-authored with Travis Cebula (Black Lawrence Press, 2014). Her reviews and interviews can be found in Tarpaulin Sky and Rain Taxi, and she has recently guest blogged for the Best American Poetry series. She lives in Venice, California where she is a founding editor for Highway 101 Press, a correspondent for Omnidawn’s online magazine OmniVerse, and a guest lecturer for the Left Bank Writers Retreat in Paris.

Innisfree Friday December 12th at 7PM: Michael J. Henry and Seth Brady Tucker

Michael J. Henry, MFA currently serves as Executive Director of Lighthouse, where he also teaches poetry and memoir and essay workshops. A former recipient of a Colorado Council on the Arts Fellowship and a PlatteForum Fellowship, his work has appeared in such places as Copper Nickel, Threepenny Review, 5280, Many Mountains Moving, Pleiades, Red Rock Review, Rio Grande Review, Georgetown →

Innisfree This Week: December 8th – 14th

Tuesday 12/9 at 7PM - Weekly Open Poetry Reading Wednesday 12/10 at 7PM - Bombay Gin Literary Journal Thursday 12/11 at 7PM - CU Poetry Workshop Reading Friday 12/12 at 1PM - Coffee Cupping with Indigo Friday 12/12 at 7PM - Michael Henry & Seth Brady Tucker Saturday 12/13 at 9AM - Writing Group

Thursday December 4 at 7PM: Baus, Martinez, Rexilius and Svalina

Eric Baus is the author of The Tranquilized Tongue (City Lights, 2014), How I Became a Hum (Octopus Books, forthcoming 2015), and other books. He lives in Denver and teaches at Regis University. ericbaus.com J. Michael Martinez was born in Greeley, Colorado. He earned his BA from the University of Northern Colorado and his MFA from George Mason University. His first →

Tuesday December 2 at 7PM: Weekly Open Poetry Reading

Join Boulder's Tuesday Night Gathering of Poets. Hosted by Forrest Lott.

Monday December 1 at 7PM: Norse Poetry

Medieval Scandinavians shaped and preserved their history in verse. These poems--rich in symbolism, legend, and mythos--were traditionally performed before an audience. Join the CU Nordic Club on December 1 at 7PM for an open mic evening devoted to this fascinating and enigmatic body of poetry. Poems will come from the Elder Edda collection and any other historical volume of skaldic →