press release

 

STUDIO10
 

 

56 Bogart Street Brooklyn NY 11206                                                                       


Poetry Reading: Feb 21, 7-9 P.M.  

 

 

    

                FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                                               

                                

Brooklyn Poets Reading Series

http://brooklynpoets.org



We kick off the Brooklyn Poets Reading Series in the new year on Friday, February 21, at 7 PM at STUDIO10, featuring Jeffrey Pethybridge, Ana Božičević and Thomas Heise. Admission is free. Wine, beer and light refreshments will be served.

 

STUDIO10 is located on the first floor of The Bogart building across the street from the Morgan Avenue L train stop in Bushwick. 56 Bogart St, Brooklyn, NY, 11206.

 

Jeffrey Pethybridge is the author of Striven, The Bright Treatise (Noemi Press, 2013). His work appears widely in journals such as Chicago Review, Volt, Poor Claudia, The Iowa Review, LIT, New American Writing and others. He is also the North American Editor for Likestarlings, a web archive of collaborative poetry and poetics. He’s currently at work on a graphic novel called “The Book of Lamps” and a documentary project entitled “Found Poem Including History, an Essay on the Epic.” He grew up in Virginia.

 

Ana Božičević is the author of Stars of the Night Commute (Tarpaulin Sky, 2009) and Rise in the Fall (Birds, LLC, 2013), named one of the top five poetry books of 2013 by Publishers Weekly. She studies poetics and teaches at the CUNY Graduate Center, works at VanessaPlace Inc., and makes poetry films. With Sophia Le Fraga, she performs as not_I.

 

Thomas Heise is the author of three books: Moth; or how I came to be with you again (Sarabande, 2013), Horror Vacui: Poems (Sarabande, 2006), and Urban Underworlds: A Geography of Twentieth-Century American Literature and Culture (Rutgers University Press, 2011). His work has been anthologized in Legitimate Dangers: American Poets of the New Century and will be included in the forthcoming collection The Americas Anthology of New Writings: From Patagonia to Nunavut. An assistant professor at McGill University, he divides his time between Montreal and Brooklyn.

 

For more information, visit www.brooklynpoets.org/events/reading-series or contact Jason Koo at koo@brooklynpoets.org.

 

 

 

L Train to Morgan Avenue

Gallery hours: Thursday through Sunday 1 - 6 pm or by appointment

Contact: studio10bogart@gmail.com (718) 852-4396

www.studio10bogart.com

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