Poetry Reading

Peter Fortunato, Ithaca Poet

July 14, 2011 at 7:30 p.m.

Light on the Hill Retreat Center

Van Etten, New York


On July 14, 2011 at 7:30 p.m., Ithaca poet PETER FORTUNATO will present his poetry at Light on the Hill Retreat Center in Van Etten.  In this beautiful and inspirational setting, Fortunato will read work that pertains to the inner quest, love of the natural world, mortality, and faith.



Fortunato is a widely published and award winning poet as well as a performer, ceremony maker, visual artist, and university teacher.  He is also a practitioner of complementary alternative medicine working in several mind/body modalities. Peter recently returned from Qatar in the Persian Gulf where he taught for four years in the Pre-Medical Program of Weill Cornell Medical College.  He is also a founding board member of Light on the Hill.




Directions to Light on the Hill are available here.


This event is funded in part by Poets & Writers, Inc. with public funds from New York State Council on the Arts, a state agency.

For further information contact Peter Fortunato, paf10@cornell.edu or Alice McDowell lighthill@clarityconnect.com.