7 PM on March 30th @ Goodbye Blue Monday – Bushwick, Brooklyn
Joanna Penn Cooper’s creative and critical work has appeared or is forthcoming in a number of journals, including Poetry International, Opium, Supermachine, Pleiades, elimae, and Boog City. Her second chapbook of poetry and short prose pieces, Mesmer, was published in April 2010 by Dancing Girl Press. Joanna’s full-length poetry collection, How We Mostly Were, was a finalist for the Kinereth Gensler Award from Alice James Books in December 2010. Currently working on a book of prose poems and essays tentatively titled Vita, Joanna lives in Brooklyn and has a blog at joannapenncooper.blogspot.com.
Tyler Flynn Dorholt’s most recent chapbooks are What I Cannot Recall (Greying Ghost) and from Monster: a Glottochronology, with Thomas Cook (alice blue). He publishes and curates the film/writing series On the Escape (www.ontheescape.com) and is co-editor of the print journal Tim (née, Tammy …www.thetjournal.com).He lives in Manhattan, where he works for a communications firm and is the Managing Consultant of The A.N.D Project (www.theandproject.com).
Dorothea Lasky is the author of AWE, Black Life, and the forthcoming Thunderbird, all from Wave Books. She can be found online at http://www.birdinsnow.com.
Steve Orth lives in Oakland, CA where he writes poems and poem-like things. He publishes the magazine ‘Where Eagles Dare’. With Lindsey Boldt, he runs Summer BF Press. He’s puts out his own chapbooks & the next will most likely be ‘Slur The Point’.
J. Hope Stein is the author of the chapbooks [Talking Doll]: (Dancing Girl Press), Corner Office (H_NGM_N BKS) and [Mary]: (Hyacinth Girl Press). Her full length manuscript The Inventor’s Last Breath was a finalist in the Alice James Books 2011 Kinereth Awards and her chapbook Light’s Golden Jubilee was a finalist in the 2011 Ahsahta Chapbook Contest. J. Hope Stein is also the author of poetry/humor site eecattings.com, editor of poetrycrush.com. Her short film, The Inventor’s Last Breath, based on her full-length manuscript about Thomas Edison, was screened at the 2011 Cinepoetry Festival at the Henry Miller Library in Big Sur and will be screened in several venues in 2012.
(corner of Dodworth St)
Brooklyn, NY 11221-3013 (718) 453-6343
J M Z trains to Myrtle Ave
or J train to Kosciusko St
Hosted by Erika Moya + Christie Ann Reynolds