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A Quick Reveal-The Bemidji Public Library Presents Local Author and Poet Dr. Mark Christensen

July 24, 2023

The Bemidji Public Library is excited to announce a special event featuring local author and poet Dr. Mark Christensen. Join us for an evening with Dr. Christensen as he takes center stage to read from his latest poetry collection, titled "A Quick Reveal: Random Poetry of the Early Morning."  Monday, July 24, at 6:00 p.m. at the Bemidji Public Library, 509 America Avenue, Bemidji.

Dr. Mark Christensen brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to his creative pursuits. A former Chair of the English Department at Bemidji State University, he has dedicated his academic career to fostering literary excellence. With additional degrees in English Education, Composition, Rhetoric, as well as Poetry and Creative Nonfiction, Dr. Christensen is a highly accomplished writer. He has previously published two collections of poetry.

The event will be held on Monday, July 24 at 6:00 p.m. at the Bemidji Public Library at 509 America Avenue in Bemidji. Whether you're a fan of poetry or simply interested in discovering local talent, this not-to-be-missed event promises an engaging and inspiring evening.

For those unable to attend in person, we have good news! The event will be live-streamed on the library's official Facebook page, allowing you to join in from the comfort of your own home.

The Bemidji Public Library is proud to be a cornerstone of the community, offering valuable resources and services to its patrons. In addition to an extensive collection of books, the library provides essential amenities such as WiFi, fax services, printing, copying, and even a legal kiosk. The library extends its gratitude to the Friends of the Bemidji Public Library for their generous support.

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