Tuesday, July 11, 2006

Hyde Park Poetry!

series A, a new reading series, is hosting its first reading on Thursday, July 20, at the new Hyde Park Art Center at 6:00 p.m. The featured readers will be Kerri Sonnenberg and Chris Glomski. I invite everyone to come out and celebrate the launch of a new series in Chicago and to celebrate the writing of these wonderful poets.

For more information, please see http://www.moriapoetry.com/seriesa.html.

The Hyde Park Art Center is located at 5020 S. Cornell Avenue. The reading will be held in the conference room.

Bios:

Kerri Sonnenberg lives in Chicago where she directs the Discrete Reading Series at the Elastic Arts Space in Logan Square. Her books include The Mudra (Litmus, 2004) and Practical Art Criticism (Bronze Skull, 2004). Other writings can be found in recent issues of MiPoesias, Factorial, Magazine Cypress and Unpleasant Event Schedule.

Chris Glomski was born in Pueblo, Colorado in 1965. Raised in Illinois, he has also made his home in Iowa and Italy. His first collection of poems, TRANSPARENCIES LIFTED FROM NOON, was published last fall by MEB / Spuyten Duyvil Press in New York. His poems and critical writings have appeared in Notre Dame Review, Chicago Review, The Octopus, Pom2, and ACM. Recently, he has been translating poems by the Italian Nobel laureate Eugenio Montale.

6 comments:

David E. Patton said...

Thank for the info about readings in Chi-town.

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Sam said...

Neat event. Good meeting you there, Tim!

Brandon said...

Hi there. My name is Brandon and I am looking for some poetry outlets there in chicago(preferably on the southside). I am currently stuck in West Lafayette, Indiana. Would like to find an open mic and/or writers group. Do contact me at bkwallac@purdue.edu Thanks!

Guy Barry said...

Very interesting will pop back again
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