The February Reading Series will be held on Friday, February 8 at 7:30 pm and will feature the authors Heidi A. Howell and George J. Farrah.
Working loosely in the experimental/ language/New York School traditions, Heidi A. Howell has published poems in literary magazines including SHANTIH, s/word, Psychic Meatloaf, The Eastern Iowa Review, Otoliths, la fovea, What Light, So To Speak: A Feminist Journal of Language and Art, and the Washington Review, which nominated her work for a Pushcart Prize. She holds an MFA from George Mason University, Fairfax, VA.
George J. Farrah works in the Black Mountain /Post Language schools of writing. He holds an MFA from Bard College, NY. He has published widely literary magazines and is the author of a full-length book of poetry, The Low Pouring Stars and a pamphlet, Insomniac Plum (both from Ravenna Press), as well as a chapbook, Walking as a Wrinkle, (Moria Books, Locofo Chaps). A new full-length book of poetry, Relieved of Their Whispers(Ravenna) is forthcoming in 2019.
The 2019 Reading Series was curated by Michael Kleber-Diggs.
The Reading Series is made possible in partnership with the Anoka County Library.