4X4CLT is Charlotte Lit’s poetry+art poster series. This quarter’s release begins with our poster release party on Friday, November 30, from 6:30 to 8:30 pm at Resident Culture Brewing, which is free and open to the public.
Featured poet Maurice Manning will read from his work. Manning teaches at Transylvania University in Kentucky and is on faculty at Warren Wilson’s MFA program. He is the author of six books, the latest, One Man’s Dark, published in 2017. In 2010 his book The Common Man was a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize. Manning’s poem “Orchard at the Bottom of the Hill” recently appeared in.
December 4X4CLT posters will be displayed at over 70 venues in and around Charlotte. On Saturday December 1, Manning will teach a master class in poetry at Charlotte Lit.