Pen Street: City of Poems is an anthology consisting of almost 100 poems from local poets from Reading. Anthony Orozco, a freelance reporter and resident poet curated the anthology which was funded by Berks County Community Foundation and Pennsylvania Council on the Arts. It was supported by South Central PaARTners at Millersville University and Barrio Alegria.
In this interview, Anthony and Lisa discuss how this project got started, curating the poems, the upcoming poetry workshops and the impact social isolation has had on the project.
You can read the anthology online by clicking here.