Author Frances McCue and Photographer Mary Randlett Featured at the Seattle Public Library on April 4

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(Seattle, WA) Seattle poet and author Frances McCue will read from her upcoming book, “The Car That Brought You Here Still Runs: Revisiting the Northwest Towns of Richard Hugo,” from 2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. Sunday, April 4 at The Seattle Public Library, Central Library, 1000 Fourth Ave., Microsoft Auditorium, Level 1. Photographer Mary Randlett, whose photographs are featured in the book, will also be at the program.

(Seattle, WA) Seattle poet and author Frances McCue will read from her upcoming book, “The Car That Brought You Here Still Runs: Revisiting the Northwest Towns of Richard Hugo,” from 2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. Sunday, April 4 at The Seattle Public Library, Central Library, 1000 Fourth Ave., Microsoft Auditorium, Level 1. Photographer Mary Randlett, whose photographs are featured in the book, will also be at the program.

 

The program is free and open to the public. No registration is required. Limited parking is available in the Central Library garage at the rate of $6 for up to four hours.

 

“The Car That Brought You Here Still Runs” traces the journey of McCue and Randlett to the Northwest towns that inspired the work of poet Richard Hugo.

 

McCue’s work has appeared in the New York Times Book Review, The Stranger and The Seattle Times. She is currently writer-in-residence at the University of Washington’s Undergraduate Honors program.  McCue was the founding director of the Richard Hugo House from 1996-2006.

 

Randlett is a Northwest photographer known for her portraits of artists and writers.  She is the author of “Landscapes,” a book of photography featuring natural scenes of the Northwest.  Randlett lives in Olympia.

 

This program is presented in cooperation with The Elliott Bay Book Co.  Books will be available for purchase and signing.

 

For more information, call The Seattle Public Library at 206-386-4636.