TOMORROW: WORKS IN PROGRESS
Get ready for fire! The next group of insanely talented writers is coming up Oct 26th at 5:30 at Mills College. Meet us at the Bender Room… Faculty Reader: Faith Adiele 2nd Years: Jennifer Massoni and Melissa Jones 1st Years: Michelle Geck and Madeleine Clifford Do not miss out on these incredible voices waiting to be heard!
ATTN ALL MFA POETS
Come out on Thursday October 21st at 5:00pm to the Graduate Lounge in Mills Hall for an informal mixer and discussion regarding your Professional Development Project (cooler name in progress) being developed by the Place for Writers. We are excited to share our plans with you and chat. Look for an email in your inbox with further detail and if you have any questions please email Brittany ...
CONDENSERY READING #5
Condensery Reading Series is back again for their 5th reading. Featured readers are Rachel Zolf and Sara Larsen. Date: Monday October 18th Place: the Speakeasy located at 604 56th Street in Oakland, CA, at the intersection of 56th and Shattuck. Doors at 7, reading begins at 7:30. Wine and hors d’oeuvres will be provided. Bike parking on the porch, car parking on the street. ...
Introduction to Jen Bervin, 9/28 by Stephen...
Following her example in NETS, of taking some of Shakespeare’s words in his sonnets for her own text (those words of hers/his printed in grey, the rest of his words in grey), here’s a short account of some of Jen Bervin’s books and visual/artist’s books in her own words and also, sometimes, in the words of others. “The word poetry is derived frompoïesis, the ancient Greek word that means...