Walter Presents: Poetry from the Great War.

As part of CSUB’s Public History Institute’s commemoration of the 100th Anniversary of America’s involvement in the first world war (the “Great War”), students, faculty, and members of the community will read from the poems of “the war to end all wars.” The power of the words that arose from the war speak across generations.

Event will be at CSUB, in the Dezember Reading Room of the Walter Stierns Library

Open Mic Features Don Thompson

Don Thompson recites poems from his new collection, Outdoor Chamber Music.

Poetry, Spoken Word and Music.

Only Original creations.

To perform your poems, words or music, sign-up at 5:50PM


Free to the public


Walter Presents Catherine Abbey Hodges

Catherine Abbey Hodges will read from her richly textured poetry, accompanied by cellist Rob Hodges.

In the Dezember Reading Room of the CSUB Walter Stierns Library

Open Mic features Tim Vivian

Tim Vivian is featured who will read some midrashim, poetic reflections on scripture.

Original poetry and songs only.