Join us as we celebrate a quartet of awesome indie publishing. We'll have readings from the following:
Blake Butler is the author of Scorch Atlas (Featherproof Books, 2009). Butler lives in Atlanta and edits HTMLGIANT. He is also the author of Ever (Calamari Press, 2009). In Spring 2011, Harper Perennial will publish his novel, There Is No Year.
Jon Cotner and Andy Fitch are the authors of Ten Walks/Two Talks (Ugly Duckling Presse, 2010). They recently completed another collaborative manuscript called Conversations over Stolen Food. Fitch’s Not Intelligent, but Smart: Rethinking Joe Brainard is forthcoming from Dalkey Archive. Cotner lives in Brooklyn; Fitch, in Laramie, WY, where he’s an assistant professor in the U. of Wyoming’s MFA Program.
Timothy Donnelly is the author of the new poetry collection The Cloud Corporation (Wave Books, 2010). His first book of poems, Twenty-seven Props for a Production of Eine Lebensziet, was published by Grove in 2003. Recent poems have appeared or are forthcoming in Boulevard, Harper’s, Iowa Review, jubilat, The Nation, The New Republic, The Paris Review and elsewhere. Donnelly is a poetry editor for Boston Review and teaches in the Writing Program at Columbia University’s School of the Arts.
Rachel B. Glaser is the author of a new short-story collection, Pee On Water (Publishing Genius, 2010). Glaser has had stories in New York Tyrant, American Short Fiction, Unsaid and others. Glaser, from New Jersey, lives in Western Massachusetts, but used to live in Greenpoint from ’05-’06, on Freeman St., where she wrote the story “Pee On Water” and others in her new collection.