Friday, April 19, 2013

Event: The Hugely Popular Poetry Series


Saturday, May 4th, 7 pm
at
Brickbat Books

The Hugely Popular Poetry Reading Series Presents:

Jean Day
Laynie Browne
Amelia Bentley


  

Jean Day has published six books of poetry, most recently Enthusiasm: Odes & Otium (Adventures in Poetry, 2006). Sections of her newest work, Late Human, have appeared in Try!, Cambridge Literary Review, and Sal Mimeo. She lives in Berkeley, where she works as managing editor of Representations, an interdisciplinary humanities journal published by the University of California Press.





Laynie Browne is the author of nine collections of poetry and two novels.  Her most recent publications include: a novel, The Ivory Hour (Spuyten Duyvil, 2013), and a collection of poems, Roseate, Points of Gold (Dusie, 2011). Recent editorial projects include a collection of writings celebrating the life and work of poet Stacy Doris on http://www.thevolta.org/. She is co-editor of I’ll Drown My Book: Conceptual Writing by Women (Les Figues Press, 2012).





Amelia Bentley studied Philosophy and Poetry at Evergreen State College. She currently lives and works in West Philly. She is the e-book coordinator for Copper Canyon Press, Assistant editor for Jacket2 Reissues, and volunteer series editor for Ubuweb. A few poems, recordings and announcements can be found here:speakwright.wordpress.com

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