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

Oct
04
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 http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/2303915

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!