Friday, March 16, 8:00 / 7:30 doors
Cherry Blossom Reading Party: Kate Partridge, LA Johnson, Eddie Martinez-Leyva, Daniel D'Angelo, et al.
@ The Black Squirrel

The Cherry Blossom Renga is on through 3/16/18. We'll read from it this night. Have fun!

L.A. JOHNSON is from California. She received her MFA from Columbia University and is a Provost’s Fellow at University of Southern California, where she is pursuing her PhD in literature and creative writing. Find recent poems in American Poetry Review, The Southern Review, Antioch Review, Iowa Review, and Massachusetts Review.

KATE PARTRIDGE's books include Ends of the Earth (University of Alaska 2017), Guide to Urban Reindeer (2017), and Intended American Dictionary (2016). A PhD candidate at University of Southern California (creative writing and literature), she edits Switchback Books. Find more in Colorado Review, Yale Review, Blackbird, Pleiades, and Third Coast.

DANIEL D’ANGELO’s poetry has appeared in The Collagist, alice blue, B O D Y, and elsewhere. He lives in D.C., works to advance and sustain higher education institutions, and juggles a few poetry manuscripts.

Find EDUARDO MARTINEZ-LEYVA‘s poems in Assaracus, The Journal, Nepantla: A Journal for Queer Poets of Color, and Best New Poets 2015. He has an MFA from Columbia University, where he was a teaching fellow. He grew up in El Paso and lives in Washington, DC. He is a CantoMundo Fellow.


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