Friday, November 9, 2007

Kevin Prufer reads

Dear all,

Please come along to the famous KGB Bar on Monday night to see Four Way poet Kevin Prufer read. National Anthem will be released in February 2008.

Date: Monday, November 19th
Time: 7pm
Place: KGB, 85 East 4th Street, NYC

The poets:

Wayne Miller is the author of Only the Senses Sleep
(New Issues, 2006), translator of I Don't Believe in
Ghosts (BOA, 2007), by Albanian poet Moikom Zeqo, and
co-editor, with Kevin Prufer, of New European Poets
(Graywolf,2008). He has received the Lucille Medwick
Award, the George Bogin Award, a Ruth Lilly Fellowship
and the Bess Hokin Prize. He lives in Kansas City and
co-edits Pleiades: A Journal of New Writing.

Kevin Prufer is the author, most recently, of National
Anthem (Four Way, 2008), Fallen From a Chariot
(Carnegie Mellon, 2005), and The Finger Bone (Carnegie
Mellon, 2002). With Wayne Miller, he is Editor of
Pleiades: A Journal of New Writing and General Editor
of New European Poets (Graywolf, 2008). With Joy Katz
he has recently edited Dark Horses: Poets on
Overlooked Poems (Univ. of Illinois Press, 2007). The
recipient of three Pushcart prizes, he lives in rural

Joy Katz is the author of two books of poems, Fabulae
and The Garden Room, the latter out recently from
Tupelo Press, and also is the co-editor (with Kevin
Prufer) of the anthology Dark Horses: Poets on
Overlooked Poems and a senior editor at Pleiades. She
was recently writer-in-residence at The University of
Misosuri and she teaches poetry workshops at The New

Jeffrey Harrison Readings

Jeffrey Harrison, whose Incomplete Knowledge was on the Booksense Top Ten Poetry Books of 2007 list, has several upcoming readings. Come along - and bring friends!

Late 2007

Concord Poetry Center
40 Stow Street
Concord, MA

Sunday, November 18, 2007
3:00 pm

George Washington University
Washington, DC
Tuesday, November 27, 2007
8:00 pm
Marvin Center, third floor amphitheater
800 21st St. NW


AWP in New York
“Four Way Books 15 Years”
Saturday, February 2
1:30-2:45 pm
With Daniel Tobin, Laurel Blossom, April Ossmann, C. Dale Young, Kevin Prufer
Hilton New York
53rd Street and Avenue of the Americas

PEN New England / Hotel Marlowe Reading Series
Wednesday, February 6, 2008
6:15 pm (with Wine Hour starting at 5:00)
Hotel Marlowe
25 Edwin H. Land Blvd.
Cambridge, MA

The Ruskin Art Club
800 S. Plymouth Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA
With Carol Muske-Dukes
Sunday, February 24
2:00 pm

Idyllwild Arts Academy
Idyllwild, CA
Monday, February 25, 2008
7:30 pm
Parks Exhibition Center

University of California, Riverside/Palm Desert campus
Frank Sinatra Drive (at the corner of Cook St.)
Palm Desert, CA
February 26, 2008
7:00 pm
Auditorium, Room B-100

Casa Romantica
415 Avenida Granada
San Clemente, CA
Wednesday, February 27, 2008
7:00 pm

Pegasus Books
2349 Shattuck Avenue
Berkeley, CA
With Cathleen Michaels
March 13, 2008

Book Passage
51 Tamal Vista Blvd.
Corte Madiera, CA
March 14, 2008
7:00 pm

Emory University, Atlanta
A Fine Excess: A Celebration of Waywiser Press
(April 2-4, with Richard Wilbur, W.D. Snodgrass, Mark Strand, J.D. McClatchy, Mary Jo Salter, and other Waywiser poets)
With Eric McHenry
Thursday, April 3, 2008
1:30 pm
Robert W. Woodruff Library, Emory University

Brookline Poetry Series
Brookline Booksmith
279 Harvard St.
Brookline, MA
With Afaa Michael Weaver
May 2, 2008
7:00 pm

Tuesday, November 6, 2007

Deborah Bernhardt Reading

Meteorologists! Climatologists! Forecasters of Atmospheric Phenomena!

We got your weather right here.

Listen as Nancy Kuhl, Cathy Eisenhower & Deborah Bernhardt , author of Echolalia

Thunderstorm, Squall and Exquisitely Precipitate!

This Friday, November 9th, 7pm -- FREE!

Deborah Bernhardt received an MFA in Creative Writing from the
University of Arizona and fellowships from the Wisconsin Institute for
Creative Writing, the Wisconsin Arts Board, the Fine Arts Work Center
in Provincetown, Penn State Altoona, Writers@Work, Summer Literary
Seminars in St. Petersburg, Russia, Summer Fishtrap in Wallowa, OR,
and the Hessen-Wisconsin Writers Exchange, Germany. Her poetry
collection Echolalia was published by Four Way Books as the winner of
the 2005 Intro Prize.

Nancy Kuhl's first full-length collection of poems, The Wife of the
Left Hand, was published in 2007 by Shearsman Books. She is co-editor
of Phylum Press, a small poetry publisher ( She
is Associate Curator of the Yale Collection of American Literature at
the Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library at Yale University.

Cathy Eisenhower is a poet and librarian in Washington, DC. Her first
full-length collection is forthcoming from Edge Books.

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709 Lorimer Street, Williamsburg, Brooklyn
(718) 302-3770

"L" to Lorimer, "G" to Metropolitan.

Visit for links to their
work and email me for more information.