Cleveland native Dr. Amit Majmudar was named the first Poet Laureate of Ohio in 2016. His latest book of poetry is Dothead, a captivating exploration of selfhood. It is a profoundly satisfying cultural critique, united across a wide range of tones and forms, the poems inhabit and explode multiple perspectives, finding beauty in every one. Majmudar is also the author of two novels, Partitions and The Abundance. Thurber House is pleased to offer the 32nd summer of outdoor literary picnics and readings with authors who have an Ohio connection. Please join us on the Thurber House lawn for an evening of good friends, good food, and great books. Bring your own lawn chairs and/or blankets. Order a delicious picnic dinner from us, or feel free to bring your own. You are also welcome to bring your own beverages, adult or otherwise. Program starts at 6:45 p.m. Come early and picnic!