Black Sun Lit presents Ali Power, Johannah Rodgers, Chelsea Hogue & JD Larson.
Saturday, April 29, 2017
600 Vanderbilt Ave, Brooklyn
ALI POWER (BSL) is a poet and psychotherapist. She is the author of the book-length poem A Poem for Record Keepers (Argos Books, 2016) and the co-editor of the volume New York School Painters & Poets: Neon in Daylight (Rizzoli, 2014). Her poems have appeared in The Brooklyn Rail, LIT, PEN, Stonecutter and elsewhere. She curates SOLO, a reading series at Wendy’s Subway in Bushwick, Brooklyn.
JOHANNAH RODGERS (BSL) is a writer, artist and educator whose work explores issues related to representation and communication practices across media. The author of sentences (Red Dust), her short stories, essays and book reviews have been published in Fence, Bookforum, Harp & Altar and The Brooklyn Rail, where she is a contributing editor. She teaches writing, literature and new media courses at the City University of New York.
CHELSEA HOGUE (BSL) currently lives and teaches in Western Massachusetts. Her writing has been published in The White Review, The Collagist, Quarterly West, Autre Mag and elsewhere.
JD LARSON (Vestiges_02) is a poet and translator living in Brooklyn. His translation of Nioque of the Early Spring by Francis Ponge is forthcoming from Red Dust in 2017, and recent work has appeared or is forthcoming in Asymptote, The Brooklyn Rail, Gulf Coast, iO: A Journal of New American Poetry, The Volta, Lana Turner and elsewhere. He teaches in the German Department at NYU.
Refreshments. Books for sale. All welcome.