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stick soldiers by hugh martin

the sitck soldiers

Hugh Martin's full-length collection of poetry, The Stick Soldiers was the winner of the 2011 A. Poulin Jr. Poetry Prize. The book was published by BOA Editions, Ltd. in March 2013.

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readings and events

Sept. 28, 2017
11 am: Reading with Bruce Weigl
Lakeland Community College
7700 Clocktower Dr.
Kirtland, OH 44094
Oct. 23, 2017
Medicine in the Muse Program for Veterans
Stanford University
Stanford, CA
Feb. 15-16, 2018
East Carolina University
Veteran Writing Conference and Workshop
Greenville, NC

Past Appearances:

July 4, 2013, 3:30 p.m.
Reading at Chautauqua Institution
Hall of Philosophy
Chautauqua, NY 14722

Sept. 10, 2013, 2013, 4:30 p.m.
Nordonia Hills Library (Akron-Summit County Public Library)
9458 Olde Eight Road
Northfield, OH

October 12, 2013, 2-3:15 p.m.
The Hotel Rex
562 Sutter St.
San Francisco, CA

November 8, 2013, Time t.b.a.
Returning Soldiers Speak
Beyond Baroque
Venice, CA

November 10, 2013, 5 p.m.
Second Sunday Poetry Series
Studio Theatre at St Denis Building (Across from Universal Studios)
3433 Cahuenga Boulevard
West Burbank, CA

Sept. 25, 2014, 8 p.m.
The Junction, Bullet Hole
Gettysburg College
Gettysburg, PA

November 7, 2014
, 2 p.m.
The Lillian Vernon Creative Writer House
New York University
58 West 10th St.
New York, NY

November 11, 2014, 7 p.m.
Olean Public Library
Olean, NY 

January 6, 2015
Brews + Prose
Market Garden Brewery
1947 W. 25th St.
Cleveland, Ohio  44113

March 5, 2015, 7 p.m.
Wilson College
Chambersburg, PA

March 6, 2015, 8 p.m.
Ragged Edge Coffee House
First Friday Poetry Series
Gettysburg, PA

April 1, 2015, 12:10 p.m
Art of Poetry Reading Series
Palmer Museum of Art
Penn State University
Curtin Rd.
University Park, PA

June 2, 2015, 4:30 p.m.
Summer Poetry Salon Series
Rose O'Neil Literary House
Washington College
Chestertown, MD
Feb. 4, 2016
Muskingum University
New Concord, Ohio
Time: TBA

Feb. 18-20, 2016

Desert Nights, Rising Stars Writer Conference (Faculty)
Arizona State University
Tempe, AZ
2/19: 9:45-10:45: Post 9/11 War Poetry
4-5: Writing the Experiential
2/20: 11-12: Interweaving Texts

March 28, 2016
1:30-2:45 pm
Arizona State University
Reading with Natalie Diaz
Tempe, AZ

March 31, 2016
1:30-2:45 pm
ASU & HFR: A Celebratory Reading
AWP, Los Angeles Convention Center
Robert Muroff Bookfair Stage, LA Convention Center,
Exhibit Hall Level
Los Angeles, CA

April 7, 2016 7:15 p.m.
Location tba
West Virginia University
Morgantown, WV

May 23, 2016
Location tba
Medicine in the Muse Program for Veterans
Stanford University
Stanford, CA
Nov. 3, 2016, 11 am
Lakeland Community College
7700 Clocktower Dr.
Kirtland, OH 44094
Nov. 17, 2016, 7 pm
Reading & Panel, Veteran Writers
Rutgers University-Camden
Camden, NJ
Feb. 8-11 2017
Panel: Writing from the Wound: On Nonfiction Craft
AWP, Washington Convention Center
Washington, D.C.
Feb. 22-24, 2017
Reading & Lecture
Casper College Humanities Festival
Casper, WY