We are tremendously excited that visiting poets John Coletti, Jess Mynes and Dana Ward will be reading in the Deceptively Wall-Shaped incarnation of this series. They are amazing poets, not to be missed.
This one will be
Friday, April 9th
The Mercury Lounge
117 E. Mifflin St.
John Coletti is the author of Physical Kind (Yo-Yo-Labs 2005), Same
Enemy Rainbow (fewer & further 2008), and the freshly published Mum
Halo (Rust Buckle Books 2010). He recently finished serving as editor
of The Poetry Project Newsletter and co-edits Open 24 Hours Press with
Jess Mynes is the author of several published works, including: Birds for Example (CARVE Editions); If and When (Katalanche Press); a collaboration with poet Aaron Tieger, Recently Clouds (Petrichord Books); and most recently, Sky Brightly Picked (Skysill Press: http://skysillpress.blogspot.com/2009/12/now-available_31.html ). He is the editor of Fewer & Further Press and he co-curates a reading series in Western, MA, All Small Caps.
Dana Ward is the author of, most recently, Typing ‘Wild Speech’ (Summer BF
Press), the Drought (Open 24hrs), &, with the artist Paul Coors, I Want
This Forever (Perfect Lovers Press). Recent poems out or to come in Try!,
Lana Turner, Peaches & Bats, Abraham Lincoln, Mrs. Maybe. He lives in
Cincinnati, edits Cy Press, & works as an advocate for adult literacy at
the Over-The-Rhine Learning Center