Episode #53: Aimee Nezhukumatathil, author of LUCKY FISH, on Fri., January 28th @ 1 PM PST

Join Rachelle as she talks with Aimee Nezhukumatathil, author of LUCKY FISH, on Friday, January 28th at 1 pm PST, 4 pm EST

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Aimee Nezhukumatathil is the author of three poetry collections: LUCKY FISH; AT THE DRIVE-IN VOLCANO, winner of the Balcones Prize for the best collection of poetry published in 2007; and MIRACLE FRUIT, winner of the Tupelo Press Prize, ForeWord Magazine’s Book of the Year Award, and the Global Filipino Award.

Her writing has been published in several anthologies and was awarded an NEA Fellowship in Poetry, the Pushcart Prize, the Boatwright Prize from Shenandoah, the Richard Hugo Award from Poetry Northwest, and a Luschei Award from Prairie Schooner. She is associate professor of English at the State University of New York-Fredonia. She lives in western NY with her husband and young sons.

New Schedule, Winter

New Winter 2011 Schedule!

Hello listeners,

Happy New Year!  I hope all of you out there are staying warm.

Just wanted to give you a quick update with upcoming “Blood-Jet” radio shows for Winter 2011.  Be prepared to listen to incredibly talented and exciting poets and writers, such as Kate Bernheimer and Aimee Nezhukumatathil.  All shows start at 10 am PST – tune in live here.

  • Friday, January 28th @ 1 pm PST (edited January 17th) Aimee Nezhukumatathil, author of her newest poetry collection, LUCKY FISH.
  • Tuesday, February 15th @ 10 am PST – Kate Bernheimer, author of HORSE, FLOWER, BIRD and editor of  MY MOTHER SHE KILLED ME, MY FATHER HE ATE ME, and Lily Hoang, author of CHANGING.
  • Tuesday, February 22nd @ 10 am PST – Rachel Eliza Griffiths, author of MIRACLE ARRHYTHMIA and her forthcoming poetry collection, THE REQUITED DISTANCE.
  • Tuesday, March 8th @ 10 am PST – Christina Olson, author of BEFORE I CAME HOME NAKED.
  • Tuesday, March 15 @ 10 am PST – Duriel Harris, author of AMNESIAC
  • Friday, April 1 -Time is TBA – Rosa Alcala, author of UNDOCUMENTARIES

Thanks again for tuning in!