Poet, prose writer announced for Lit Youngstown reading

YOUNGSTOWN — Poet Isaiah Hunt and prose writer Hilary Plum will be featured at Lit Youngstown’s First Wednesday Reader Series event at Westside Bowl, 2617 Mahoning Ave., Youngstown, at 7 p.m.

Hunt focuses on near-future stories of his community, the entertainment industry and black cyberculture. Plum is a writer, editor and teacher living in Cleveland Heights. Her recent work includes “Excisions,” a volume of poetry; “Hole Studies,” an essay collection; and the novel “Strawberry Fields.”

The reading will be in the Trophy Room downstairs, and admission is free. For more information, go to



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