Upstate Poetry Reading

Upstate Poetry Reading

On Sunday, August 11, at 3pm, Rock Valley One-Room Schoolhouse and Nightboat Books Present A Poetry Reading With Three Poets

 

DOUGLAS CRASE
A New York School poet, Crase is the author of the poetry collection The Revisionist (1981), which was nominated for a National Book Critics Circle Award; AMERIFIL.TXT: A Commonplace Book (1997); and Both: A Portrait in Two Parts (2004). He lives in New York City and Honesdale, PA.

 

MÓNICA DE LA TORRE
Poet, translator, and scholar Mónica de la Torre was born and raised in Mexico City. Her poetry collections include Public Domain (2008),Talk Shows (2007), and Acúfenos (2006).  She is a senior editor at BOMB Magazine and lives in Brooklyn.

 

BRIAN TEARE
A former Stegner Fellow at Stanford University,Teare is the author of four full-length books, The Room Where I Was Born, Sight Map, the Lambda-Award-winning Pleasure, and Companion Grasses. He teaches at Temple University in Philadelphia.

 

Sunday, August 11, 3pm
Rock Valley One-Room Schoolhouse
9298 County Route 28 (Rock Valley Road)
Long Eddy, NY 12760

 

Free and Open to the Public
Refreshments will be served

 

Directions: From the Basket Bridge seven miles north of Callicoon, drive four miles east on

County Roust 134/28 to the Schoolhouse.

 

Or call 845-887-5459