Wednesday, July 29 at 1:00 pm

Online Poetry: Medicine for the Soul featuring Jessica Laser and Kendra Allen

The Stockbridge Library, Museum & Archives invites you to Online Poetry: Medicine for the Soul featuring poets Jessica Laser and Kendra Allen on Wednesday, July 29, 2020 at 1:00 p.m. This event will be hosted virtually through The Stockbridge Library Zoom account.
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Jessica Laser was born and raised in Chicago. She is the author of Planet Drill (Futurepoem Books, forthcoming) and Sergei Kuzmich from All Sides (Letter Machine Editions, 2019). Recently, her work has appeared online at the Poetry Foundation and in The Iowa Review. A graduate of the Iowa Writers’ Workshop, she is pursuing a doctorate in English at UC Berkeley.

 

Kendra Allen is author of essay collection When You Learn The Alphabet and winner of the 2018 Iowa Prize for Literary Nonfiction for University of Iowa Press. Born and raised in Dallas, TX, she holds an MFA from the University of Alabama. You can find other works from her in brevity, december, and The Rumpus among others. Her poetry collection, The Collection Plate, is forthcoming from Ecco.



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