Poetry

Poetry and Fiction Reading at The Twig with Jeanetta Calhoun Mish & Kat Meads

Jeanetta Calhoun Mish

What I Learned at The War

&

Kat Meads

In This Season of Rage and Melancholy Such Irrevocable Acts as These

Tuesday, November 15th 2016

6:30-8:00pm

 

About Jeanetta Calhoun Mish: Jeanetta Calhoun Mish is the founding editor of Mongrel Empire Press and the director of the Red Earth MFA in Creative Writing Program at Oklahoma City University.

In This Season of Rage and Melancholy Such Irrevocable Acts as These By Kat Meads Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780997251746
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Published: Mongrel Empire Press - August 15th, 2016

Built on the premise that the ugly can break one's heart more profoundly than the pretty, In This Season of Rage and Melancholy Such Irrevocable Acts as These portrays the changing South of the 1970s in a narrative that encompasses deceit, revenge, Pentecostal religion, coastal development and the disappearance of family farms.


What I Learned at the War By Jeanetta Calhoun Mish Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780991074297
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Published: West End Press - March 30th, 2016

Jeanetta Calhoun Mish speaks from the body, the core, and her own earth. Rarely will you find a collection more honest, more true, than this.--Kerry Cohen, author of Loose Girl: A Memoir of Promiscuity


Poet Liliana Valenzuela, Codex of Journeys: Bendito Camino

Liliana Valenzuela

Codex of Journeys: Bendito Camino    

Saturday, October 29th 2016

2:00-4:00 pm

Reading at The Twig for the 2017 Texas Poetry Calendar

2017 Texas Poetry Calendar

Saturday, October 22nd 2016

4:00pm

Join us for a reading with some of the state's best poets!

 

Reading at The Twig for the release of Bearing the Mask featuring Carmen Tafolla

Bearing the Mask

Various Poets

Sunday, September 11th 2016

3:00 pm

This reading of Bearing the Mask: Southwestern Persona Poems will feature poets from San Antonio and across the state reading their own work and others’ from this acclaimed anthology. Readers will include Carmen Tafolla, 2015 State Poet Laureate of Texas and author of the foreword for Bearing the Mask.

 

Bearing the Mask: Southwestern Persona Poems (Poetry of the American Southwest #2) By Scott Wiggerman (Editor), Cindy Huyser (Editor), Carmen Tafolla (Foreword by) Cover Image
By Scott Wiggerman (Editor), Cindy Huyser (Editor), Carmen Tafolla (Foreword by)
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ISBN: 9780984039999
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Published: DOS Gatos Press - June 15th, 2016

From the Foreword:


James R. Dennis, Correspondence in D Minor

James R. Dennis

Correspondence in D Minor

Thursday, September 8th 2016

6:30-8:00 pm

 

 

Reading at The Twig with poets Chip Dameron and Larry Thomas

Chip Dameron author of Drinking from the River

Larry Thomas author of As If Light Actually Matters

Monday, March 7th 2016

6:00-8:00 pm

 

Drinking from the River: New & Selected Poems, 1975–2015 By Chip Dameron Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781609404734
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Published: Wings Press - September 1st, 2015

This collection of poems documents the evolution of a talented and original Texan poet through his 40-year career. A seminal figure in the small press movement of the 1960s and ’70s in Texas, Charles “Chip” Dameron’s work is well-known among older Texas readers.


As If Light Actually Matters: New and Selected Poems By Larry D. Thomas Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781680030242
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Published: Texas Review Press - June 5th, 2015

The present volume draws on nine book-length collections of Thomas’s poetry, and includes a generous selection of new poems.

Five of the collections are comprised of poems of geographic place, four of which are set primarily in Texas. His fifth “place” collection is set on the coast of Maine.


CANCELLED - Annual Texas Poetry Calendar Reading

Cancelled due to weather!

Annual Texas Poetry Calendar Reading

Saturday, October 24th, 3:00

Featuring:

Cheney Crow

Mary Lynn Stafford

Stan Crawford

Barbara Gregg

Jim LaVilla-Havelin

Diana Conces

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