Fledge: A Tribute to Stacy Doris

Stacy Doris
Fledge: A Tribute to Stacy Doris

Join us Wednesday, January 30, 2013, at 8pm at the Poetry Project, New York City, to celebrate the life and work of Stacy Doris (1962-2012). Readings by James Sherry, Lee Ann Brown, Rob Fitterman, Kim Rosenfield, Nada Gordon, Jena Osman, Ann Lauterbach, Cole Swensen, Laynie Browne, Charles Bernstein, Carol Mirakove, Julie Regan and Daria Fain.

Stacy Doris' final book, Fledge: A Phenomenology of Spirit, was published by Nightboat Books in April 2012. Her previous books of poetry in English are Kildare, Paramour, Conference, Knot, Cheerleader’s Guide to the World: Council Book, and The Cake Part. She also wrote three books in French and translated three volumes of French poetry into English. She died on January 31, 2012 at her home in San Francisco, where she taught in the Creative Writing Programs at SFSU.