Archive | June, 2012

Loren Erdrich + Christine Hamm + Aubrie Marrin

23 Jun

7 PM on June  29th @ Goodbye Blue Monday – Bushwick, Brooklyn


Loren Erdrich is a mixed-media visual artist working primarily in drawing, sculpture, performance and video.  She has exhibited nationally and internationally, both individually and as part of CultureLab Collective. A 2011 show at the Joan Cole Mitte Gallery in Texas featured her work alongside that of Louise Bourgeois, Kiki Smith and Félix González-Torres. Loren completed her undergraduate studies at the University of Pennsylvania and the School of the Art Institute of Chicago, receiving a BA and BFA respectively. She received her MFA in 2007 from the Burren College of Art and the National University of Ireland. She currently lives in Brooklyn.

Christine Hamm is a PhD candidate in English Literature at Drew University. She won the MiPoesias First Annual Chapbook Competition with her manuscript, Children Having Trouble with Meat. Her poetry has been published in Orbis, Pebble Lake Review, Lodestar Quarterly, Poetry Midwest, Rattle, Dark Sky, and many others. She has been nominated four times for a Pushcart Prize, and she teaches English at CUNY. Echo Park, her third book of poems, came out from Blazevox last fall. Christine was a runner-up to the Poet Laureate of Queens.

Aubrie Marrin’s poems have appeared or are forthcoming in Western Humanities ReviewGuernicaHarp & AltarSink ReviewNOÖ JournalThe Literary ReviewIlk, and Colorado Review. She received her MFA in poetry from Columbia University in 2005, and was also a finalist for the 2012 Lexi Rudnitsky First Book Prize. Born and raised in upstate New York, she currently lives and works in Brooklyn.  


Goodbye Blue Monday

1087 Broadway
(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 J. Hope Stein + Joanna Penn Cooper