Saturday, May 7, 2:00PM
Ken Jacobs, Cathy Eisenhower, Magus Magnus
@ G Fine Art 1350 Florida Avenue NE
Ken Jacobs is a poet and software developer. His work is in 2010 Boog Reader, Everyday Genius, and is forthcoming in the online journal Wheelhouse. He composed Sooner (Phylum 2009) with the assistance of custom software. Relegy, developed in Processing and ported to Processing.js is the first compositional application he has built for use by others.
Cathy Eisenhower lives and works as a librarian in Washington, D.C. She is the author of Language of the Dog-heads (Phylum 2001), clearing without reversal (Edge 2008), and would with and (Roof 2009). She is translating the selected poems of the Argentine poet Diana Bellessi.
Multi-talented Magus Magnus is the author, most recently, of Verb Sap (Narrow House Press 2008) and Hercaclitean Pride (Furniture Press 2010). He has been described as "an enchanting ringmaster of words."
GETTING TO G FINE ART
METRO: The closest Metro stop is Union Station (Red Line), about a 20-25 minute walk from the Metro (1.5 miles).
Exit station and turn left. Continue along Massachusetts Ave. until it becomes Maryland Ave. NE. Turn Left at 13th Street NE. Turn right on Florida ave, walk two blocks. The gallery is between Orren and Staples on Florida Ave.
METRO BUS: X2 Bus- Runs along H Street from Lafayette Square (16th Street) to Minnesota Avenue. Connects with Metrorail at Gallery Place/ Chinatown Station
X8 Bus-Runs along Maryland Avenue from Union Station. Exit at 13th Street; Walk two blocks to H Street.