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Poetry Reading

  • Pilsen Community Books 1102 W 18th St. Chicago, IL 60608 (map)

Join us for an evening of poetry featuring:

David Brazil
Laura Goldstein
Nathanael Jones
Sara Larsen

David Brazil is a pastor and translator.  His most recent book is Holy Ghost (City Lights, 2017).  He lives in Oakland, California.

Laura Goldstein's first collection of poetry, loaded arc, was released by Trembling Pillow Press in 2013 and her second collection, awesome camera was published by Make Now Press in 2014. She has also published several chapbooks with vibrant small presses across the country, the most recent being safe wars / poet in hell by damask press. She teaches critical thinking and writing, literature and poetry workshops at Loyola University and is the co-curator of the Red Rover Reading Series in Chicago.

Nathanael Jones is a Canadian writer from Montreal currently based in Chicago. His chapbooks include ATG (HAIR CLUB, 2016), and La Poèsie Caraïbe (Damask, 2018), and his work has been exhibited and performed in Halifax and Chicago.

Sara Larsen is the author of The Riot Grrrl Thing, just released this month from Roof Books. Her other books are Merry Hell (Atelos, 2016) and All Revolutions Will Be Fabulous (Printing Press, 2014). She is also the author of chapbooks Riot Cops en route to Troy and The Hallucinated, among others. From 2008-2011, she co-edited TRY magazine with David Brazil.

Laura Goldstein
Earlier Event: March 7
Later Event: April 11