Summer

Episode #70: Noelle Kocot, author of THE BIGGER WORLD, on Tuesday, Sept. 6th at 11 am PST/ 2 pm EST

Join Rachelle as she talks with Noelle Kocot, author of THE BIGGER WORLD on Tuesday, September 6th at 11 am PST / 2 pm EST.

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Noelle Kocot, author of THE BIGGER WORLD

Noelle Kocot is the author of five books of poetry, including Poem for the End of Time and Other Poems (Wave Books 2006), Sunny Wednesday (Wave 2009) and The Bigger World (Wave 2011).  She is also the author of a discography, Damon’s Room (Wave 2010), as well as the translator of a book of poems by the French poet Tristan Corbiere, which will be out from Wave this October.  Kocot has received numerous awards for my work, including those from The Academy of American Poets, The National Endowment for the Arts, The American Poetry Review and The Fund for Poetry.  Originally from Brooklyn, she now lives in New Jersey and teach writing in New York.

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Poetry, Summer

Episode #69: David Meischen and Scott Wiggerman, editors of WINGBEATS:EXERCISES AND PRACTICE IN POETRY, on Tues., August 23rd at 11 am PST/2 pm EST

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Join Rachelle as she talks with David Meischen and Scott Wiggerman, editors of WINGBEATS:EXERCISES AND PRACTICE IN POETRY on Tuesday, August 23rd at 11 am PST / 2 pm EST.

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Scott Wiggerman
Co-founder and Editor-in-Chief, Scott is the author of two books of poetry, Presence, forthcoming from Pecan Grove Press, and Veg etables and Other Relationships. A frequent workshop instructor, he is also the editor of the Dos Gatos Press anthol ogy Big Land, Big Sky, Big Hair. His Texas-themed sonnet, “Bluebonnets in Decem ber,” received the 2010 Christina Sergeyevna Award.

http://swig.tripod.com

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David Meischen
Co-founder and Managing Editor, David has had poetry in Borderlands, Cider Press Review, Southern Poetry Review, The Southern Review, and elsewhere. In December 2009, he completed an MFA in fiction at Texas State University in San Marcos. Recipient of a 2010 fellowship with the Kimmel Harding Nelson Center for the Arts, he is working on a collection of stories set in the fictional town of Nopalito, Texas.

http://www.meischenink.com

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Summer

Episode #68: Duriel Harris, author of AMNESIAC, on Tuesday, August 16th at 10 am PST/1 pm EST

Join Rachelle as she talks with Duriel Harris, author of AMNESIAC on Tuesday, August 16th at 10 am PST / 1 pm EST.

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Duriel E. Harris is the author of Drag (Elixir Press, 2003) and Amnesiac: Poems (Sheep Meadow Press, 2010).  A poet/performer, sound artist and scholar, Harris is a member of Douglas Ewart and Inventions free jazz ensemble and co-founder of Black Took Collective. Her current projects include the AMNESIAC media art project and “Thingification,” a solo play in one act.  She is an assistant professor of English and teaches creative writing and poetics at Illinois State University. http://www.durielharris.com

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