Mark Bibbins + Lucie Brock-Broido + Season Finale Party
Monday, May 12, 2014
Hosted by John Deming and Matthew Yeager
Series founded in 1997 by Star Black and David Lehman
Doors open at 7:00 pm
Reading starts at 7:30pm
Admission is FREE
85 East 4th Street * New York, NY
Mark Bibbins is the author of The Dance of No Hard Feelings, Sky Lounge, which received a Lambda Literary Award, and They Don't Kill You Because You're Hungry, They Kill You Because They're Full, which was released this spring by Copper Canyon Press. He teaches in the graduate writing programs at Columbia University and The New School, where he co-founded LIT magazine. His poems have appeared in Poetry, The Paris Review, Boston Review, Tin House, The Best American Poetry, and Legitimate Dangers: American Poets of the New Century. He was a 2005 New York Foundation for the Arts poetry fellow.
Lucie Brock-Broido is the author of Stay,Illusion, which was released in 2013 and name a finalist for both the National Book Award and National Book Critics Circle Award. She is the author of three previous collections of poetry, A Hunger, The Master Letters, and Trouble in Mind, as well as the editor of the poems of Thomas James, Letters to a Stranger. A volume of Brock-Broido’s selected poems, Soul Keeping Company was published in the U.K. She is Director of Poetry in the School of the Arts at Columbia University and lives in New York City and in Cambridge, Massachusetts.
Thanks everyone for a great season! Fall 2014 Season to be announced soon!