KGB: At The Inkwell - Women’s Poetry & Prose

January 10, 2018
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

JANE ROSENBERG LAFORGE is the author of a memoir (An Unsuitable Princess: A True Fantasy/A Fantastical Memoir, Jaded Ibis Press 2014); four chapbooks of poetry, one full-length collection (With Apologies to Mick Jagger, Other Gods, and All Women, The Aldrich Press 2012) and the new Daphne and Her Discontents from Ravenna Press. She has been nominated for the Pushcart Prize, the Best of the Net compilation, and a storySouth Million Writers Award. Her novel, The Hawkman: A Fairy Tale of the Great War, is forthcoming from Amberjack Publishing.

SUSAN TEPPER is the author of seven published books of fiction and poetry. Her newest book, a linked collection titled Monte Carlo Days & Nights was released by Rain Mountain Press, NYC, in November of 2017. Tepper is an award-winning author with hundreds of stories, poems, interviews and essays published worldwide.  Her author/book Interview Series ‘LIVE at the Algonquin, NYC’ features the best of the Indie’s, and can be viewed at Boston Small Press and Poetry Scene, and the Woven Tale Press. FIZZ, her reading series at KGB Bar, has been sporadically ongoing these past ten years. www.susantepper.com

DONNA BAIER STEIN is the author of The Silver Baron’s Wife (PEN/New England Discovery Award, 2017 ​Bronze Winner Foreword Reviews in General Fiction and Finalist Historical Fiction, Finalist in Paterson Prize for Fiction and Will Rogers Medallion Award), Sympathetic People (Iowa Fiction Award Finalist and 2015 Next Generation Indie Book Awards Finalist), and Sometimes You Sense the Difference (poetry chapbook). She was a Founding Poetry ​Editor of Bellevue Literary Review and founded and publishes Tiferet Journal. She has received a Scholarship from Bread Loaf, a Fellowship from the Johns Hopkins University Writing Seminars, four Pushcart nominations, and prizes from the Allen Ginsberg Awards and elsewhere. Her writing has appeared in Writer’s Digest, Virginia Quarterly Review, New York Quarterly, Prairie Schooner, Confrontation, Gargoyle, and many other journals and anthologies. www.donnabaierstein.com

STEPHANIE DICKINSON, an Iowa native, lives in New York City. Her novel Half Girl and novella Lust Series are published by Spuyten Duyvil, as is her noir novel Love Highway. Her other books include Port Authority Orchids, Heat: An Interview with Jean Seberg, The Emily Fables, and Flashlight Girls Run. Her work has been reprinted in Best American Nonrequired Reading, New Stories from the South, and 2016 New Stories from the Midwest.  She is the editor of Rain Mountain Press.