Fantasy Reading Series No.12 w/Jerome Rothenberg & Ariel Resnikoff

Sun, 04 October 2015 // 06:00 PM
Bowery Poetry, 308 Bowery, NYC (map)

Join us for the 12th installment of our monthly Sunday evening reading series of utterly fantastic poets & writers at Bowery Poetry Club. First Sundays from 6-8 PM.

TICKETS: $8 online $12 at the door

This month will feature Jerome Rothenberg and Ariel Resnikoff!

Jerome Rothenberg is an internationally celebrated poet with over ninety books of poetry and twelve assemblages of traditional and avant-garde poetry such as Technicians of the Sacred and Poems for the Millennium, volumes 1-3. Recent books of poems include Concealments & Caprichos, A Cruel Nirvana, A Poem of Miracles, and Retrievals: Uncollected & New Poems 1955-2010. His most recent big book is Eye of Witness: A Jerome Rothenberg Reader, and Barbaric Vast & Wild: An Assemblage of Outside & Subterranean Poetry from Origins to Present has just been published as volume 5 of Poems for the Millennium. Scheduled for 2016 is A Field on Mars: Poems 2000-2015, to be published in simultaneous English and French editions by Presses Universitaires de Rouen et du Havre.

Ariel Resnikoff is a poet, translator & editor. His chapbook,Between Shades, came out in 2014 from the Materialist Press. He is currently at work on a translation into English of Mikhl Likht's Yiddish modernist long poem, Protsesiyes (Processions), in collaboration with Stephen Ross. Ariel is a Comissioning Editor at Wave Composition & coordinates the "Multilingual Poetics" reading and talk series at Kelly Writers House. He was awarded a 2013/14 Dorot Fellowship & is currently a doctoral student in the department of Comparative Literature & Literary Theory at the University of Pennsylvania.

You don't want to miss this!