[spectre] A reading in Paris
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Tue Feb 7 20:09:31 CET 2012
UPSTAIRS AT DUROC
(the Paris literary journal)
invites you to a LAUNCH READING for its Issue # 13
Come pick up your copy and listen to new work by
JANE COPE KIT FRYATT
PANSY MAURER ALVAREZ JOE ROSS
Thursday February 9, 2012, 7:00 p.m.
Berkeley Books of Paris, 8 rue Casimir Delavigne, 75006 Paris, Métro Odéon
JANE COPE is a Midwestern transplant to Paris where she is currently
at work on a narrative sequence.
KIT FRYATT lectures in English in Mater Dei Institute of Education,
Dublin, and organizes the activities of the Irish Centre for Poetry
Studies. Extracurricularly, she runs the Wurm im Apfel reading series
and the associated Wurm Press. She is also the Curator for the
Red Jasper Press in Dublin. Kit won the Stinging Fly prize for the
best individual piece of writing in The Stinging Fly magazine in 2009.
Her work has appeared in Poetry Ireland Review, The Shop, The Argotist
Online, Digital Behemoth and elsewhere, and she has performed at many
poetry festivals including Electric Picnic, the Flat Lake Festival and
Hunters Moon Festival (Ireland).
PANSY MAURER-ALVAREZ has lived in Europe since 1973. Her poetry
appears in anthologies & numerous magazines internationally. A
chapbook, Ant-Small and Amorous, with French translations by Anne
Talvaz, recently came out from Corrupt Press, Paris. Her other
collections are: Dolores: The Alpine Years and When the Body Says It’s
Leaving (both from Hanging Loose Press, Brooklyn); and an artist’s
collaboration, Lovers Eternally Nearing (Editions Thomas Howeg,
Zurich). She is a Contributing Editor for the British magazine Tears
in the Fence.
JOE ROSS is the author of twelve books of poetry, most recently
Wordlick (Green Integer Press, 2011) and Strata (Dusie Press, 2008).
He has also published Fractured // Connections . . . , bilingual
Italian/English (La Camera Verde Press) and EQUATIONS = equals (Green
Integer Press, 2004). Former Literary Editor of the arts bi-monthly
The Washington Review from 1991-1997, and co-founder of both the In
Your Ear reading series in Washington, D.C. and the Beyond the Page
reading series in San Diego, CA, he received a National Endowment for
the Arts Fellowship Award for his poetry in 1997 and is the three time
winner of the Gertrude Stein Poetry Award in 2003, 2005, and 2006. He
presently resides in Paris.
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