Thursday, Oct 15, 7:00pm
THE PSA READINGS AT BOOKCOURT with Rachel McKibbens, Hieu Minh Nguyen & Casey Lynn Rocheteau
Rachel McKibbens is a two-time New York Foundation for the Arts poetry fellow and author of the poetry collections, Into the Dark & Emptying Field (2013) and Pink Elephant (2009), as well as the chapbook MAMMOTH (2013). Her poems, short stories and essays have been featured in numerous journals and blogs, including Her Kind, The Los Angeles Review, The Academy of American Poets, The Huffington Post, and PANK. She co-curates the critically acclaimed reading series Poetry & Pie Night in upstate New York.
Hieu Minh Nguyen's is a Kundiman fellow, and a recipient of a Minnesota Emerging Writers' Grant from The Loft Literary Center. His debut collection of poetry, This Way to the Sugar (Write Bloody Publishing, 2014), was a finalist for the Minnesota Book Award, as well as the Lambda Literary Award. He is currently living in Minneapolis.
Casey Lynn Rocheteau was the recipient of the inaugural Write A House permanent residency in Detroit in September, 2014. She has attended the Callaloo Writers' Workshop, Cave Canem, and the Bread Loaf Writers' Conference in Sicily. She's released two albums on the Whitehaus Family Record label. Her first collection of poetry, Knocked Up On Yes, was released by Sargent Press in 2012 and herr\ second collection of poetry will be published by Sibling Rivalry Press in early 2016.
Admission is free.
163 Court Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201