The Poetry Center presents Jared Stanley and Steven Seidenberg, reading and in conversation. Jared Stanley reads unpublished poems, "Civilian" (previously published by the Academy of American Poets Poem-a-Day series, 2017, and forthcoming in Harvard Review), and work from Ears (Nightboat Books, 2017). Steven Seidenberg reads an extended excerpt from Situ (Black Sun Lit, 2018). The reading is followed by a conversation with the audience.
The Poetry Center presents Syd Staiti and Trisha Low, reading and in conversation. Staiti reads a selection of their work, some of which appeared in The Elephants (May, 2017) and in Tripwire 15: Narrative/Prose (2019). Low reads an excerpt from Socialist Realism (Emily Books/Coffee House Press, 2019). The readings are followed by questions and conversation with the audience. The program was supported by the National Endowment for the Arts.