VIDEO: Joe Crowley Debuts Poetry Collection and Reading

HATSOFF_COVERTo debut his poetry collection, Hats Off to the Cap, Joe Crowley will be reading selected work and signing copies of the book at Sundance Books and Music April 27 from 7 – 8 p.m.

Baobab Press will release the collection from Crowley, a respected community member and leader of education, April 12.

“With the publication of Hats Off to the Cap, audiences who’ve long admired and enjoyed the work of Joe Crowley can hold his poems in their hands. These poems are much like the poet himself: wise and witty, both reverent and irreverent, always fully aware of what it means to be a sentient human being,” says Gailmarie Pahmeier, Reno Poet Laureate. “This is a book full of music, alien detail, and deep compassion. Savor, savor.”

The collection contains poems about Crowley’s childhood in Iowa, details of home, the value of quick wit, moving towards retirement, and more with deep insight and an understanding of language.

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Erin Meyering is the Associate Editor at edible Reno-Tahoe magazine. After graduating from the Reynolds School of Journalism in 2014, she avidly pursued making writing her career. On top of area freelancing, she enjoys spending time doing yoga and hiking with her black lab, Biscotti.

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  1. “…Crowley, a respected community member and leader of education…”

    You forgot to mention he’s a drug dealer. He’s co-owner of a Reno pot store.

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