cordially invites you to
a reading with
The Theory of Light and Matter, recipient of the
2007 Flannery O'Connor Award in Short Fiction
Justin Taylor, poet, writer, and editor of
The Apocalypse Reader and Come Back, Donald Barthelme,
honorable mention in Best American Essays 2007 for
"Fort Smith, Arkansas-A Monologue"
Ben Blum, first-year MFA candidate in fiction,
New York University, and 2008-2009
New York Times Fellow
Wednesday, March 4, 2009
7:00 PM - doors open
7:15 PM - program
at Teachers & Writers Collaborative
Queries: 212-691-6590 or firstname.lastname@example.org
|Directions to T&W at 520 Eighth Avenue on the 20th floor, between 36th & 37th, via subway: |
I'll definitely be at this reading!
March 6 – John Ebersole, Rauan Klassnik, Dan Magers & Sara Michas-Martin
Pete's Candy Store: 709 lorimer street - williamsburg, Brooklyn - 11211
John Ebersole teaches at Temple University. His most recent work has appeared or is forthcoming in Western Humanities Review, Octopus Magazine, and Bateau.
Rauan Klassnik was born in South Africa and now lives in Mexico. His first book, Holy Land, was released from Black Ocean in 2008. His chapbook, Ringing, is forthcoming from Kitchen Press in early 2009 and a second chapbook, Dreaming, is due out in the summer from Scantily Clad Press. Rauan blogs actively at rauanklassnik.blogspot.com.
Dan Magers has poems published in the tiny and Red China Magazine, and his chapbook Exploitation Poems was published in 2007. He is a co-founder and editor of the online literary magazine Sink Review, and works in publishing. He lives in Brooklyn.Sara Michas-Martin is a Former Wallace Stegner fellow and Jones Lecturer at Stanford. She recently joined the BFA low-residency faculty at Goddard College and lives in Brooklyn. Her work has been published or is forthcoming in APR, Bird Dog, Court Green, FIELD, Forklift, Ohio, and elsewhere.
Can't make it to this because I'm going to the previous reading but it definitely is tempting, except I'll see Amy King later in the month at Upstairs at Erika's
Dear Sexy Ass Poets-
Don\'t forget that this Friday, Amy King, Gary Parrish, Buck Downs and Todd Colby are reading poems at the Bowery Poetry Club from 5 to 6:15, come and start the weekend right with a few drinks and new poetry.
All poets, all people welcome.
More info at
I ain't gonna lie, I like being referred as a Sexy Ass Poet.