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Event Archives 2008


Ray George Exhibition & Publication Release • November 6, 2008

The Ray George exhibition was up from November 1 through December 31, with an opening lecture on the life and work of Ray George on November 6, 2008. A special collector's edition of Ray George: The Life of a Printmaker with an original print was sold at the exhibition, along with copies of the perfetbound exhibition catalog.

Millikin University Haiku Anthology Release Reading • October 11, 2008

During Millikin University's Homecoming weekend, Bronze Man Books hosted a haiku reading in Pilling Chapel on October 11th. This event celebrated Bronze Man Books' release of the Millikin University Haiku Anthology. Many of the published authors shared their haiku with all attending. See photos from the reading.

Simple Universal Release Party • May 4, 2008

Following the publication of the third chapbook in Bronze Man Books' series, Simple Universal by Jeff Allen, the company held a release party to celebrate the debut of this new artist! The poet was on hand for a reading and book signings. Readings from Mathematics of Fire and Commas & Ampersands were also featured.

Decatur Arts Council Poetry Night • April 21, 2008

Bronze Man Books joined forces with the city of Decatur to bring poetry to the community. Many students and several teachers from Millikin University participated in the readings, including several members of the Bronze Man Books staff! Although a week prior to the publication date, members of Bronze Man Books read excerpts from Jeff Allen's new chapbook Simple Universal.

Chapbook Release Reading • January 25, 2008

To celebrate the release of our new chapbook, Steve Moore read from Commas & Ampersands at the Blue Connection's Alive at Five program on January 25, 2008. See photos from the reading and binding day.

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