The KGB Monday night poetry series is pleased to present Cecily Parks and Craig Morgan Teicher
Cecily Parks is the author of Field Folly Snow (University of Georgia Press, 2008). Her chapbook, Cold Work, was selected by Li-Young Lee for the 2005 Poetry Society of America New York Chapbook Fellowship. She has received fellowships and scholarships from the Bread Loaf Writers' Conference, the Bronx Writers' Center, The MacDowell Colony, and the Ucross Foundation. She is a PhD candidate in English at the CUNY Graduate Center in New York.
Craig Morgan Teicher is a poet, critic, and freelance writer. His first book of poems, Brenda Is In The Room And Other Poems (Center for Literary Publishing, 2007), was chosen by Paul Hoover as winner of the 2007 Colorado Prize for Poetry. His poems have appeared or are forthcoming in many publications, including The Paris Review, The Yale Review, A Public Space, Jubilat, Seneca Review, Forklift Ohio, Octopus, La Petit Zine, Verse, and Colorado Review. His reviews of poetry and fiction, and profiles of poets, appear widely in places like Poets & Writers, Poets.org, Time Out New York, Boston Review and Bookforum. He is a contributing editor of Pleiades and works at Publishers Weekly. He lives in Brooklyn, NY with his wife and son and plays drums in the band The Fourelles.
The reading begins at 7:30 PM. Admission is FREE.
85 East 4th Street
(between 2nd Ave. & Bowery)
New York, NY 10003
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