Poetry reading planned at FMCC

JOHNSTOWN — Ken Vennette, Fulton-Montgomery Community College’s Humanities Division chairman and assistant professor of English and humanities, will read from his own book of poetry titled, “Illegitimi non Carborundum,” on Thursday from 12:30 to 2 p.m. in the college’s Perrella Gallery and again on Friday, from 7 to 9 p.m. in the gallery.

Vennette spent most of his life in rural upstate New York, working in the building trades as a carpenter/cabinetmaker.  He holds a master’s degree in English, specializing in creative non-fiction, from the College of Saint Rose in Albany.

Both events are free to the public. 

For more details, call FM’s student activities office at (518) 736-FMCC (3622), Ext. 8131.