Friday, April 11, 7 pm
Chris Hosea's poems have been published in Swerve, Denver Quarterly, VOLT, Harvard Review, and elsewhere. His manuscript, The Promise of the Baffled, was a semifinalist for the 2007 Walt Whitman Award. He is a graduate of Harvard and the University of Massachusetts Amherst MFA Program. He works at the 92nd Street Y Unterberg Poetry Center and lives in Brooklyn. Here are some of his poems.
Mark Yakich's latest poetry collection, The Importance of Peeling Potatoes in Ukraine, is forthcoming with Penguin in March 2008. Mark lives in New Orleans. His website is here. Read him at La Petite Zine and RealPoetik.
Joe Fletcher's chapbook, Sleigh Ride is available from Factory Hollow Press. His poems have also appeared or are forthcoming in jubilat, Poetry International, Octopus, Kulture Vulture, Hoboeye, and elsewhere. He lives and teaches in North Carolina.