Elizabeth Majerus’ newly released poetry book, Songs Are Like Tattoos, draws on Joni Mitchell’s classic 1971 album Blue. Follow the sounds of Joni’s album in the Library’s front reading rooms and join us for an evening of moving and innovative poetry.
About the Author:
Elizabeth Majerus is a poet, musician, and educator and she lives in Urbana, Illinois with her family. Her poems have been published most recently in Another Chicago Magazine, The Madison Review, and Rhino Poetry. She is one-third of the band Motes.
“If you enjoy music, or have ears and a pulse, you will love this book inspired by Joni Mitchell’s oeuvre, with poems that ‘put the needle in the groove’ and allow the reader to experience the way human relationships can ‘wreck [us] in the best way.’” — Author, Rebecca Foust