Join us for the tenth installment of our monthly Sunday evening reading series of utterly fantastic poets & writers at Bowery Poetry Club.
This month will feature poets Amber Rose Tamblyn and Jeffrey McDaniel.
AMBER TAMBLYN is a Venice, California native. She has been a writer and actress since the age of 9. She has been nominated for an Emmy, Golden Globe and Independent Spirit Award for her work in television and film, including Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants, House M.D.,127 Hours and Django Unchained. She has two collections of poetry, Free Stallion (Simon & Schuster 2004) and Bang Ditto (Manic D. Press 2009). She co-founded the nonprofit, Write Now Poetry Society (writenowpoets.org) and reviews books of poetry by women for Bust Magazine. Her third book, Dark Sparkler (Harper Collins) is an intimate look at the lives and deaths of child star actresses with accompanying art by such artists as David Lynch and Marilyn Manson. Publishers Weekly called the book, “A devastatingly intimate portrait of the interior lives of actresses and ultimately, women.” She lives in Brooklyn, New York.
JEFF MCDANIEL is the author of five books of poetry, most recently Chapel of Inadvertent Joy (University of Pittsburgh Press, 2013). Other books include The Endarkenment (Pittsburgh, 2008), The Splinter Factory (Manic D, 2002), The Forgiveness Parade (Manic D Press, 1998), and Alibi School (Manic D, 1995). His poems have appeared in numerous journals and anthologies, including Best American Poetry (1994 and 2010). A recipient of an NEA Fellowship, he teaches at Sarah Lawrence College and lives in the Hudson Valley.
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