JENNIFER TAMAYO & TRACEY McTAGUE Saturday March 10, 4:00-5:30 PM
Jennifer Tamayo is a writer and performer. Her book Red Missed Aches Read Missed Aches Red Mistakes Read Mistakes was selected by Cathy Park Hong as the 2010 winner of Switchback Book's Gatewood Prize. She serves as the Managing Editor at Futurepoem and lives and works in Harlem.
Tracey McTague has officially gone AWOL, and may never return. In her former life, she organized the Zinc Reading Series, and served as the editor and consigliore for Lungfull! Magazine. She is currently investigating the history of NYC through oyster middens.
JENA OSMAN & MÓNICA DE LA TORRE Saturday, May 19, 4:00-5:30 PM
Mónica de la Torre’s books include two poetry collections published in the US, Talk Shows (Switchback) and Public Domain (Roof), and two others published in Mexico City, Acúfenos (Taller Ditoria) and Sociedad Anónima (UNAM/Bonobos). Her most recent collaborative project is "Taller de Mecanografía."
Jena Osman’s latest book is The Network (Fence Books); her essay-poem Public Figures will be out from Wesleyan at the end of 2012. Lately she’s been researching the origins of corporate personhood as well as the links between phrenology and brain scans.
Also check out Mónica de la Torre's upcoming readings in New York and Boston!
* Woodberry Poetry Room, Harvard University, April 5 * Sarah Lawrence Poetry Festival, April 20, 7:30 PM * Poetry Project, April 25, 8 PM