Poet Chris Forhan will celebrate publication of his new book of poems, Black Leapt In
, with a reading and signing at the Perk Up Cafe, 6536 Cornell Ave., July 27, 7:30-9 p.m. Copies of Black Leapt In
will be for sale. Fellow poet Lawrence Raab called Forhan's poems "Fiercely observant, richly inventive and sometimes very funny." Forhan teaches at Butler University.