KGB: Monday Night Poetry: David Wojekchowski + Diane Mehta

March 11, 2019
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

David Wojciechowski grew up in South Jersey, went to Syracuse University, got a job in advertising, went back to Syracuse University, earned an MFA in poetry, and now he teaches writing and literature at various colleges. His poems have appeared in Bateau, Better, iO, and Meridian among others. A founding editor of NightBlock, David is also a freelance designer and editor. He can be found on Twitter @MrWojoRising.

Diane Mehta’s debut poetry collection, Forest with Castanets, comes out in March 2019 with Four Way Books. Born in Frankfurt, Germany, and raised in Bombay and New Jersey, Mehta studied with Derek Walcott and Robert Pinsky in the nineties and has been an editor at PEN America’s Glossolalia, Guernica and A Public Space. Her book about writing poetry was published by Barnes & Noble books in 2005. She lives in Brooklyn.