“Breaking Bread” Readings at NE Harbor Library
August 24 @ 5:30 pm
Writers Roxana Robinson, Kimberly Ridley and Annaliese Jakimides will read their contributions to the anthology “Breaking Bread: Essays from New England on Food, Hunger, and Family” at the Northeast Harbor Library on Wednesday, Aug. 24, at 5:30 p.m. Lynn Boulger, executive director of the Authors Guild Foundation, will moderate.
Robinson has written 10 books, including the biography “Georgia O’Keefe: A Life” and her most recent novel, “Dawson’s Fall.” She is a Guggenheim and National Endowment for the Arts fellow.
Ridley is a science writer, essayist, a contributing editor to Down East Magazine, and the author of nonfiction nature books for children.
Jakimides is a writer and mixed media artist. She co-founded the Belfast Poetry Festival.
Copies of “Breaking Bread” will be available for purchase and signing. Profits from the collection, which was edited by Debra Spark and Deborah Joy Corey, will benefit Blue Angel, a nonprofit combating food insecurity by delivering healthy food from local farmers to those in need.
This event will be held in person at the library, with a virtual attendance option. Registration is required. Visit www.nehlibrary.org or call the library at 276-3333 to register. This event is free and open to the public.