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Visiting Author: Rick Lupert

  • WE Labs 235 E Broadway, 8th Floor Long Beach, CA, 90802 United States (map)

We are very excited to have Rick Lupert, So Cal kingpin and author of The Gettysburg Undress from Rothco Press. Rick will lead a generative workshop.

If you've never heard Rick’s quick, hilarious poetry check out his Poetry Superhighway. This workshop is a great opportunity to work with a comedy genius and veteran of poetry.

Everyone is welcome

$3 donation


Rick Lupert has been involved in the Los Angeles poetry community since 1990.  He served for two years as a co-director of the Valley Contemporary Poets.  His poetry has appeared in numerous magazines and literary journals, including The Los Angeles Times, Rattle, Chiron Review, Stirring, The Blue Jew Yorker, PoeticDiversity and others.  He edited the anthologies The Night Goes On All Night – Noir-Inspired Poetry and, A Poet’s Haggadah: Passover through the Eyes of  Poetsand is the author of 14 books including: Brendan Constantine is My Kind of Town (Inevitable Press), Feeding Holy Catsand Up Liberty’s Skirt (Cassowary Press) and The Gettysburg Undress (Rothco Press).  He has hosted the long running Cobalt Café reading series in Canoga Park since 1994 and is regularly featured at venues throughout Southern California.

Earlier Event: April 2
Ghazal with Victoria Lynne McCoy
Later Event: April 23