Author Ellen Steinbaum will discuss her third published collection of poetry, “Brightness Falls.” The work has twice been nominated for a Pushcart Prize and is included in Garrison Keillor’s anthology “Good Poems, American Places.” Copies will be signed following the talk.

WHEN: Noon to 1 p.m. Sunday

WHERE: Portland Public Library, 5 Monument Square

HOW MUCH: Free

INFO: 871-1700, Ext. 723; [email protected]