Loud Dreams: Poetry at HEMPHILL Thursday, December 8, 2011, 6:00pm–8:00pm
Join us for a night of textual intercourse as five DC-based writers read recent work. The lineup will include:
BUCK DOWNS’s newest book is black peppermint, available at www.buckdowns.com. Buck sends poetry postcards across the country and around the world every month, and posts occasional essays at www.bucksmonthly.com.
WADE FLETCHER has published two chapbooks, Snitch Culture (dusie, 2008) and Conditions Which (pied-a-terre, 2010), as well as poems in Versal and No Tell Motel. He teaches at George Washington University and runs the monthly Cheryl’s Gone reading series at Big Bear Cafe.
JAMES HUCKENPAHLER, artist, completed a full-length film in 2011, Exit Strategy, and is the creator of Feature Length Painting, a zine of dream texts and translations. www.superluckyland.com
SHAUN GANNON is the co-creator of Let People Poems. His work has appeared or is forthcoming in Everyday Genius, Metazen, Pop Serial, Pangur Ban Party, and other places.
EMILY LYONS studies and teaches creative writing at the University of Maryland. She is at work on her first book of short fiction.