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Poetry FuckFest: Fitzgerald, Kearney, Skillings, Zambreno @ Mellow Pages Library

Dec 6, 2013 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

| Free

Look at this parade of super hot text Belladonnas.

Adam Fitzgerald is the author of The Late Parade, his debut collection of poetry from W. W. Norton’s historic Liveright imprint. His poems, essays and interviews have appeared in A Public Space, The American Reader, Boston Review, Conjunctions, Poetry, and elsewhere. He is the founding editor of the poetry journal Maggy. Next summer, he will direct The Ashbery Home School in Hudson, New York with Timothy Donnelly and Dorothea Lasky. He teaches at The New School and lives in the East Village.

Simone Kearney’s work can be found or is forthcoming in Boston Review, Stonecutter, Bridge Journal, Belladonna*s Chaplet Series, Ragazine, Post Road Magazine, Maggy, and Supermachine, among others. Kearney’s poetry chapbook In Threes was published by MinuteBooks in 2013. She is also a visual artist, and just completed a residency the Josef Albers Foundation in Connecticut.

Emily Skillings is a dancer poet poet dancer. Recent poetry can be found in No Dear, Bone Bouquet, Lingerpost, Stonecutter, La Fovea and Maggy. Skillings dances for the A.O. Movement Collective and The Commons Choir (Daria Faïn and Robert Kocik) and presents her own choreography in New York. She lives in Brooklyn, where she is a member of the Belladonna* Collaborative, a feminist poetry collective and event series. She is a co-curator of the Brooklyn reading series HOT TEXTS with Krystal Languell.

Kate Zambreno is the author of two novels, O FALLEN ANGEL (Chiasmus Press) and GREEN GIRL (reissued by Harper Perennial in January 2014). HEROINES, a critical memoir revolving around the wives and myths of modernism, was published by Semiotext(e)’s Active Agents imprint in Fall 2012.


Dec 6, 2013
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm


Mellow Pages
56 Bogart Street
Brooklyn, NY 11206 United States
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