Poetry Reading with Heather Altfeld, Troy Jollimore and Allan Peterson
Heather Altfeld’s first book, “The Disappearing Theatre” won the Poets at Work Book Prize, selected by Stephen Dunn. Her poems appear in Narrative Magazine, Pleiades, ZYZZYVA, Poetry Northwest, and others. She won the 2015 Pablo Neruda Prize for Poetry with Nimrod International Magazine of Poetry and Prose.
Troy Jollimore’s first book of poetry, Tom Thomson in Purgatory, won the 2006 National Book Critics Circle Award. His most recent book, Syllabus of Errors, was named one of the ten best poetry books of 2015 by the New York Times. His poems have appeared in the New Yorker, McSweeney’s the Believer, and other publications.
Allan Peterson is the author of five books, most recently: Other Than They Seem, winner of the Snowbound Chapbook Prize, from Tupelo Press. Precarious; 42 Miles Press, a finalist for The Lascaux Prize and Fragile Acts (McSweeney’s Poetry Series), a finalist for both the National Book Critics Circle and Oregon Book Awards.
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