Group Fiction and Poetry Reading with Lance Olsen, Hanna Andrews, Eryn Green, and Trevor Dodge

Group Fiction and Poetry Reading with Lance Olsen, Hanna Andrews, Eryn Green, and Trevor Dodge

Thursday, Sep 04, 2014

Location:
Ken Sanders Rare Books (268 S. 200 E. | SLC, UT 84111)

Ken Sanders Rare Books presents…

A Group Fiction and Poetry Reading with

Lance Olsen, Hanna Andrews, Eryn Green, and Trevor Dodge

Ken Sanders Rare Books is pleased to announce a group fiction and poetry reading with Lance Olsen, Hanna Andrews, Eryn Green, and Trevor Dodge at 7:00 PM on Thursday, September 4th at our downtown bookstore (268 South 200 East, SLC, UT). Each of the artists will be reading their work and will have books available for purchase and signing. This event is free and open to the public, please join us!

A Guggenheim, Berlin Prize, N.E.A. Fellowship, and Pushcart Prize recipient, as well as a Fulbright Scholar, Lance Olsen is author of more than twenty books of and about innovative writing, including three published or soon-to-be-published this year: the novel based on Robert Smithson's earthwork the Spiral Jetty, Theories of Forgetting; How to Unfeel the Dead: New & Selected Fictions; and [[ there. ]], a trash-diary meditation on the confluence of travel, curiosity, and aesthetic/existential experimentation. Olsen’s short stories, essays, and reviews have appeared in hundreds of journals and anthologies, such as Conjunctions, Black Warrior Review, Fiction International, Village Voice, BOMB, McSweeney’s, and Best American Non-Required Reading. He teaches experimental narrative theory and practice at the University of Utah.

Hanna Andrews is the author of Slope Move (Coconut Books, 2012). She is the former Editor at the Academy of American Poets and is the co-founder and editor of the feminist poetry press Switchback Books. Her work has appeared in CutBank, Columbia Poetry Review, everyday genius, and elsewhere.

Eryn Green's debut collection Eruv was recently selected by Carl Phillips as the winner of the 2013 Yale Series of Younger Poets Prize. His work has appeared in Colorado Review, Jubilat, Painted Bride Quarterly and elsewhere. He holds a Ph.D. from the University of Denver and an MFA from the University of Utah.

Trevor Dodge is the author of The Laws of Average (Chiasmus 2014), Everyone I Know Lives on Roads (Chiasmus 2006), and Yellow #10 (Eraserhead 2003). His stories have appeared in print and online journals such as Sleepingfish, Gargoyle, Notre Dame Review, Plazm, Golden Handcuffs Review, Hobart, Gobshite Quarterly, Natural Bridge, Nailed Magazine and Portland Review, among many others. He collaborated with Lance Olsen on the writing anti-textbook Architectures of Possibility: After Innovative Writing (Guide Dog 2012) and hosts the creative arts podcast Possible Architect. He is fiction editor of the literary journal Clackamas Literary Review, lives and teaches in Portland, OR.

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