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BREW IX: An Evening of Liteary Works
Jul 28, 2016 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Featuring readings by:
Mary Boo Anderson:
Mary’s an interdisciplinary artist based in Brooklyn, NY. Her art has been shown at Kimberly-Klark Gallery, Rabbit Hole, The Outer Room and on her Mom’s Fridge. She is also featured in Spy Kids Review, GlitterMOB, and Things Created By People. This summer she will be performing at Babycastles, Bowery Poetry Club, and BWAC. You can find her subtweeting the patriarchy at @whoismaryboo. Visit her at www.whoismaryanderson.com.
Kem Joy Ukwu:
Kem’s fiction has appeared in PANK, BLACKBERRY: a magazine, Carve Magazine, TINGE, Blue Lake Review, Jabberwock Review and Day One. She recently served as an Institute Scholar in the Writing from the Margins Institute at Bloomfield College. As a native New Yorker and Bronxite, she currently lives in New Jersey with her husband. Visit her at http://kemjoyukwu.com/
Jeanann is the author of two books, Said the Manic to the Muse and Racing Hummingbirds, which earned the Independent Publisher Book Award Silver Medal for poetry. She has also been awarded the Third Coast Poetry Prize and the Sandy Crimmins National Prize for Poetry. Her work has appeared in failbetter, Adroit, Rattle, and BuzzFeed, among others. Verlee worked as poetry editor for Union Station Magazine, For Some Time Now, and Winter Tangerine Review: Fragments of Persephone, as well as a number of individual collections, and she is former director of the Urbana Poetry Slam reading series where she served as writing and performance coach. She has performed and facilitated workshops at schools, theatres, libraries, bookstores, and dive bars across North America. Verlee wears polka dots and kisses Rottweilers. She believes in you. Find her at jeanannverlee.com.
Hosted by Stephen Langlois:
Stephen’s work has appeared in Glimmer Train, The Portland Review, Monkeybicycle, matchbook, Necessary Fiction, People Holding, and Gigantic Sequins, among other places. He is also the recipient of a 2015 NYC Emerging Writers Fellowship from The Center for Fiction and a 2016 Writing Residency from the Blue Mountain Center. Visit him at www.stephenmlanglois.com.
Also featuring Happy Hour draft beer and an abundance of caffeinated beverages.