POSTPONED Poetry Reading: Jaswinder Bolina, Rebecca Lehmann & Kathryn Nuernberger


Please join us for a poetry reading featuring Jaswinder Bolina, Rebecca Lehmann, and Kathryn Nuernberger

Jaswinder Bolina is author of three full-length collections of poetry, The 44th of July (2019), Phantom Camera (2013), and Carrier Wave (2007), and of the digital chapbook The Tallest Building in America (2014). His first collection of essays, Of Color, is being released by McSweeney's.

Rebecca Lehmann is the author of the poetry collections Ringer, which won the 2018 Donald Hall Prize for Poetry and was published by University of Pittsburgh Press in September, 2019, and Between the Crackups (Salt, 2011). Her poetry and creative nonfiction has been published in Tin House, Ploughshares, Prairie Schooner, Copper Nickel, and other journals and venues. She lives in South Bend, Indiana, where she is Assistant Professor of English at Saint Mary's College.   

Kathryn Nuernberger’s third poetry collection, Rue, is forthcoming in Spring 2020 (BOA).  The End of Pink (BOA, 2016), won the 2015 James Laughlin prize from the Academy of American Poets, and Rag & Bone (Elixir, 2011) won the 2010 Antivenom Prize. A collection of lyric essays, Brief Interviews with the Romantic Past (Ohio State University Press, 2017), won the Non/Fiction Prize from The Journal. She teaches in the MFA Program at University of Minnesota and has received grants from the NEA,  American Antiquarian Society and the Bakken Museum of Electricity in Life.

Accessibility: Our store is wheelchair accessible with one accessible restroom. Seating is first-come, first-served, but we are happy to reserve seats for people with disabilities. We have LED lighting that can be adjusted with dimmers. Please call the store at 773-769-9299 the day of the event if you need a reserved seat or have additional questions.

Event date: 
Friday, April 3, 2020 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Event address: 
Women & Children First
5233 N. Clark Street
Chicago, IL 60640
Rue (American Poets Continuum #176) By Kathryn Nuernberger Cover Image
ISBN: 9781942683971
Published: BOA Editions - April 7th, 2020

The 44th of July By Jaswinder Bolina Cover Image
ISBN: 9781632430649
Published: Omnidawn - April 15th, 2019

Ringer: Poems (Pitt Poetry Series) By Rebecca Lehmann Cover Image
ISBN: 9780822965954
Published: University of Pittsburgh Press - September 24th, 2019

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