RR: F Bomb Reading Series

March 02, 2018
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

No cover.  2 drink minimum.

Kim Chinquee is the author of the collections OH BABY, PRETTY, PISTOL, VEER and SHOT GIRLS. She is the recipient of a Pushcart Prize, a Henfield Prize and her work is published widely. She is Chief Editor of ELJ (Elm Leaves Journal), Senior Editor of NEW WORLD WRITING, and directs the writing major at SUNY-Buffalo State.

Jordan E. Franklin is a performance poet from Brooklyn. Her work has been published in the Southampton Review, North American Review, Suffragette City Zine, and Breadcrumbs. In 2017, she received the James Hearst Poetry Prize from the North American Review and her MFA from Stony Brook. She performs at venues throughout NYC and its boroughs.

Susan Henderson is a five-time Pushcart Prize nominee and the recipient of an Academy of American Poets Prize. She is the author of two novels, Up from the Blue and The Flicker of Old Dreams, both published by HarperCollins. She blogs at the writer support group, http://litpark.com/

Lucinda Kempe exorcises with words. Her work has been published in Elm Leaves Journal, New World Writing, Frigg, r.kv.r.y., Jellyfish Review, Summerset Review, and Coffin Bell. She’s an M.F.A. candidate in writing and creative literature at Stony Brook University and has just completed her memoir.

Michael Klein is a member of the resistance and a five-time Lambda Literary Award finalist and has won the award twice for poetry. His latest book is When I Was a Twin.  He teaches at Hunter College in New York and in the Goddard MFA Program for Writing in Vermont.

Elizabeth Marner-Brooks is a member of Equity & SAG-AFTRA. She teaches at The New School and at the United Nations. In addition, she’s a scuba diver and teaches medical school acting. A proud mother and grandmother, she was named Savvy Lady of the year in 2013.

Susan Tepper writes it all. Her work has nominated for fourteen Pushcart Nominations, a Pulitzer Prize, and was short-listed for the Zoetrope Novel Prize. “LIVE at the Algonquin Hotel, NYC” is her author/book interview series. She lives with her husband and a large Rottie named Otis who is her constant companion. “Monte Carlo Days & Nights” (Rain Mountain Press, NYC) is her most recent book. www.susantepper.com

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