Tom Orange is currently teaching literature and creative writing at Georgetown University and The George Washington University. His recent work appears or is forthcoming in Court Green, Primary Writing, The Word at Peek Review, Rock Heals, and The Poker. He would also like someday for his work to appear in the following thus far non-existent magazines: Four and Twenty Blackbirds, Middle Finger Quarterly, Ace of Spuds, Gadji Beri Bimba, Ben's Chili Bowl, Hobo Chang Ba, Detumescence Today, Minnow, Ditch, Chicken Blows, Exit Flagger, Watch Me Jumpstart, Volcano Divers, Chief Barrel Belly, Ergo Space Pig, Je Est Une Autre, Green Is Or, Because My Name is Lion, America's Most Awesomest Poetry, and The New Recidivism.
Bridge Street Books is located 5 blocks from Foggy Bottom Metro, next to Four Seasons in Georgetown at the end of M street
Sunday: 12pm - 6pm
In business for over twenty years, Bridge Street is one of a rare breed these days--a successful independent bookseller. It has what is certainly the best poetry section in Washington, well-stocked in alternative poetry and poetics as well as mainstream. Bridge Street also has extremely good selections in Philosophy, Politics, Cultural Theory, Women's Studies, Film, Music, and other areas. They also have a plethora of quality sale books.
Manager (& well-known poet!) Rod Smith has been organizing readings in the Washington Area since 1988 and has brought Rae Armantrout, Charles Bernstein, Lee Ann Brown, John Cage, Kevin Davies, Lyn Hejinian, Lisa Jarnot, Alice Notley, Tom Raworth, Lisa Robertson, Leslie Scalapino, Chris Stroffolino and many other important writers to DC.