Follow-up to Hear the Solitary Plover

Dear Friends – My apologies for the technological problems for last night’s Hear the Solitary Plover poetry reading. I know that the livestream did not stream (even though Zoom said it was) so remote viewers were unable to attend. To top it off, even...

Hear The Solitary Plover: A Poetry Reading

Tuesday, April 26 at 6:30 p.m. The Friends of Lorine Niedecker and the Dwight Foster Public Library invite you to celebrate National Poetry Month with this special poetry event. The poets published in the Winter 2022 issue of “The Solitary Plover” will join us...

New Niedecker Poetry Mural in Fort Atkinson

South Water Street W Poetry Art Mural In October 2021 the third poetry wall installation was completed on the north side of the current Hometown Pharmacy building on the corner of South Main Streetand South Water Street W. This piece was also designed and created by...

Audio Recordings of Niedecker Short Stories

We have added audio recordings of the three short stories written by Niedecker: “Uncle,” “Switchboard Girl,” and “Evenings Automobiles” to our website. These were recorded by the actress Flora Coker and are available here.

Summer 2021 Solitary Plover

Highlights: The Poetry in Lorine Niedecker’s Plants Lorine, the Farm Lady and the Birdman Original Poetry In Memorium: John Lehman and Mary Linton View this issue here.

Sheltering with Poems: community and connection during covid

Thursday, April 15 at 7 p.m. Click here to Register For This Program. The Dwight Foster Public Library and the Friends of Lorine Niedecker are happy to announce a reading by Wisconsin poets to celebrate National Poetry Month. The poets featured at this reading are all...