Left Bank Books
Left Bank Books presents the Graywolf Poetry Tour, featuring readings by Nick Flynn, Diane Seuss, and St. Louis's own Mary Jo Bang!
Mary Jo Bang will read from her new collection, The Last Two Seconds. She is the author of six previous books of poetry, including Elegy, winner of the National Book Critics Circle Award. She has also published a celebrated translation of Dante’s Inferno. She teaches at Washington University in Saint Louis.
Nick Flynn will read from his fourth book of poetry, My Feelings. He is the award-winning author of three previous books of poetry, including Some Ether, and three memoirs, including Another Bullshit Night in Suck City. He teaches at the University of Houston, and lives between Houston and Brooklyn, New York.
Diane Seuss will read from her third collection, Four-Legged Girl. She is the author of two previous poetry collections, It Blows You Hollow and Wolf Lake, White Gown Blown Open, winner of the Juniper Prize for Poetry. Her poems have appeared in Best American Poetry 2014, the Georgia Review, New Orleans Review, Poetry, and elsewhere. She is writer-in-residence at Kalamazoo College and lives in Michigan.
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