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Queer Division VI: Cecilia Corrigan, Evan Kennedy, CAConrad

July 5, 2013 @ 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Andrew Durbin presents:

Queer Division VI: Cecilia Corrigan, Evan Kennedy, CAConradCA in showercapCAConrad is the son of white trash asphyxiation whose childhood included selling cut flowers along the highway for his mother and helping her shoplift. He has five full-length poetry collections, the most recent is A Beautiful Marsupial Afternoon (Wave Books, 2012). The Book of Frank (Wave Books) has been translated into German, Spanish, and most recently Swedish. He is a 2011 Pew Fellow, a 2013 Banff Fellow, a 2013 MacDowell Fellow, and a 2012 and 2013 visiting faculty member for the Summer Writing Program of the Jack Kerouac School of Disembodied Poetics at Naropa University. You can find his poems here.

Evan KennedyEvan Kennedy is a poet and bicyclist who lives in San Francisco. He is the author of Shoo-Ins to Ruin (Gold Wake Press) and Us Them Poems (BookThug). Terra Firmament is forthcoming from Krupskaya.

 

Cecilia CorriganCecilia Corrigan lives in New York. Her first book Titanic was awarded the Plonsker Prize, and will be published by &Now Books in 2014. Her current research interests include Alan Turing, immaturity, Ludwig Wittgenstein’s adolescence, Alice James, Buffy the Vampire Slayer, and therapeutic cosmetics. Her work has appeared in The Journal, Death and Life of American Cities, O’Clock Press, The Awl, The Nicola Midnight St. Claire, Glitterpony, and Emergency Index. She wrote for HBO’s show Luck.

 

Details

Date:
July 5, 2013
Time:
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Venue

Bureau of General Services–Queer Division
208 West 13th Street, Room 210
New York, NY 10011 United States

Organizer

Greg
Phone:
6464570859
Email:
contact@bgsqd.com