Fall 2014 readings in the Community and World Literary Series:

November 13: Sandra Simonds and Gina Myers

WHERE? - CSUSM, University Student Union 2310

WHEN? - 7 pm

Sandra Simonds is the author of four books of poetry: Warsaw Bikini, (Bloof Books, 2008), Mother Was a Tragic Girl (Cleveland State University Press, 2012, The Sonnets (Bloof Books, 2015) and Ventura Highway in the Sunshine (Saturnalia Books, 2015). Her poems have appeared or are forthcoming in The Best American Poetry 2014, Poetry, The American Poetry Review, The Believer, Fence, Black Warrior Review, Barrow Street, The Columbia Poetry Review, Gulf Coast, Post Road and others.

Gina Myers is the author of two full-length poetry collections, A Model Year (Coconut Books, 2009) and Hold It Down (Coconut Books, 2013), as well as numerous chapbooks. She serves as the senior editor of Coconut Magazine and as editor of Lame House Press. Originally from Saginaw, MI, she now lives in Philadelphia, PA, where she works in media communications


December 4: William Luvaas

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1913 a journal of forms and 1913 Press are concerned with the intersections between art forms, locating a possible parallel between the early modern moment and our own, publishing contemporary works of poetry, prose, art, and translation from some of today’s most engaging artists in beautiful book-as-art-object form.

Newly housed in CSUSM’s Literature & Writing Studies department, 1913 serves as an experiential learning opportunity for our students.

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