Staging a Poem: Art Installation by local renowned poet and artist Nela Rio will be available for viewing at the Fredericton Public Library (first floor), 12 Carleton Street, Fredericton, NB on Friday, Dec. 4th (12:30-4:30) and Saturday, Dec. 5th (2pm-4:30pm), 2009. Nela Rio has constructed a material poem, so to say. This event is sponsored by the Fredericton Chapter of the Ibero-American Academy of Poetry. Everyone is welcome to come view the installation and meet the artist.
Nela Rio is an author with seven books published by Broken Jaw Press including Aquella luz, la que estremece / The Light that Makes Us Tremble, translated by Hugh Hazelton, and the soon to be published En las noches que desvisten otras noches / Durant les nuits qui déshabillent d’autres nuits, poèmes par Nela Rio; Jill Valéry, traductrice; introducion par Elizabeth Gamble Miller.