TUESDAY, JUNE 12 AT 7:00 PM
Brendan Constantine Presents...
an evening of poetry
performances by Alexis Rhone Fancher, Sonia Greenfield, and Eric Morago
Chevalier's Books and host Brendan Constantine present an evening with Alexis Rhone Fancher, Sonia Greenfield, and Eric Morago. All three will be presenting new work. Q&A, light reception, and signing to follow!
Alexis Rhone Fancher is published in Best American Poetry 2016, Verse Daily, Plume, Rattle, & The American Journal of Poetry. She’s the author of four poetry collections, including How I Lost My Virginity To Michael Cohen and other heart stab poems, Enter Here, and Junkie Wife - from which she’ll be reading tonight - the twisted tale of Alexis’s first, doomed marriage, just published by Eric Morago at Moon Tide Press.
Sonia Greenfield's book, Boy with a Halo at the Farmer's Market, won the 2014 Codhill Poetry Prize and her work has appeared or is forthcoming in: the 2018 and 2010 Best American Poetry, Bellevue Literary Review, Los Angeles Review, Massachusetts Review, and Willow Springs. Her chapbook, American Parable, won the 2017 Autumn House Press/Coal Hill Review prize and is available. Her collection of prose poems, Letdown, is forthcoming in 2020.
Eric Morago is a Pushcart Prize nominated poet and author of What We Ache For and Feasting on Sky. Currently Eric teaches writing workshops and is editor-in-chief and publisher of Moon Tide Press. He has an MFA in Creative Writing from California State University, Long Beach.
Hosting it all will be the one and only Brendan Constantine - whose work has appeared in Prairie Schooner, FIELD, Ploughshares, Virginia Quarterly, and Ninth Letter, among other journals. His most recent collection is ‘Dementia, My Darling. He currently teaches poetry at the Windward School and regularly offers classes to hospitals, foster homes, veterans, and the elderly.
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