Elise Geither reads two poems on 28 November 2010 during her featured reading
for PoetryElyria at Jim’s Coffeehouse & Diner, 2 Kerstetter Way in Elyria, Ohio

Video/editing by Poets of Lorain County founder John Burroughs

Elise Geither is a northeast Ohio playwright whose works (including The Poet’s Box and Prom for Angel) have been produced across the country. Mom to three kids, she teaches at Baldwin Wallace and recently earned her PhD with an Urban Ed/ESL focus. She works with charities including Love Without Boundaries and Fill This House (Cleveland). Her book Horse Latitudes: Poetic Monologues for Women was published by deep cleveland press.

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