Tuesday, October 23, 2012

Nostalgia vs. Algebra vs Zebras Press

I'm going to start a band called Nostalgebra.

The cover of the album will have to have an nostalgically algabraic zebra on it.

Clearly.

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Okay, please come to this reading on Saturday! It will be tight, with three readers. 7pm-8pm:

The next Bad Shadow THIS SATURDAY finds some amazing poets in our midst Cathy Wagner, Rebecca Farivar & Dan Hoy.

Cathy Wagner is the author of Nervous Device, new from City Lights, and several books from Fence. Her work has been anthologized in the Norton Anthology of Postmodern American Poetry, Out of Everywhere: Linguistically Innovative Poetry by Women in North America and the UK, Best American Erotic Poems and elsewhere. She teaches at Miami University in Ohio.

Dan Hoy is a poet, critic, and videographer living in the mountains and fires of Colorado. A recent transplant from Brooklyn, NY, his poetry collections include Omegachurch (Solar Luxuriance, 2010), Polaroid (Wrath of Dynasty, 2010), and Glory Hole (Mal-O-Mar, 2009, published with Jon Leon's The Hot Tub). He currently contributes to the collective blog Montevidayo, and his personal website is www.thepinupstakes.com.

Rebecca Farivar is the author of Correct Animal (Octopus, 2011) and chapbooks Am Rhein (Burnside Review, forthcoming 2013) and American Lit (Dancing Girl Press, 2011). She holds an MFA in poetry from St. Mary’s College of California and hosts the podcast Break The Line. She currently lives in Oakland, California.

When?: Saturday. Doors at 6:30pm, reading starts PROMPTLY at 7pm (new earlier time)
Where?: at Lost Lake Lounge | 3602 East Colfax | Denver, Colorado
How?: Magic. And some planning.
Why?: Community, words.

See you there,
Julia & Sommer

2 comments:

Elisa said...

I'll go see your band wearing my nostagliabra.

Julia Cohen said...

please, please do. that attire is mandatory.