David Brazil, Sara Larsen, Rebecca Eland and Andrew Schelling

Thursday, May 4, 2017, 7:00 pm
Four poets based in the Bay Area and Boulder, Colorado, read from their work. Free.
Humanities Building, The Poetry Center
The Poetry Center
The Poetry Center
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David Brazil

David Brazil was born in New York and lives in California. His new book, Holy Ghost, is forthcoming this spring from City Lights Books/Spotlight Series. He is the author of two full-length poetry collections: The Ordinary (Compline, 2013) and Antisocial Patience (Roof Books, 2015). Chapbook publications include Spy Wednesday and Meet Me Beneath The War Angels. With Kevin Killian, he edited The Kenning Anthology of Poets Theater: 1945 – 1985 (Kenning Editions, 2010).

Sara Larsen

Sara Larsen is a poet living in Oakland. Atelos Press recently published her book Merry Hell. Her previous book, All Revolutions Will Be Fabulous, was published by Printing Press in 2014. Larsen has performed her work widely, including at the Berkeley Art Museum, Grace Cathedral in San Francisco, LitQuake and The Poetry Project in New York City.

Rebecca Eland

Rebecca Eland, author of Within the Hour/Arrives, then Steady Pace with the Hour (Plein Air Editions) and Poems — a translation from the Spanish of the poetry of Leonardo Cruz Parcero — earned her Bachelor of Arts at Naropa University and Master of Fine Arts at Saint Mary’s College of California. She has performed with dancers from the Boulder Ballet and participated with poetry projects such as “Seeding the John Muir Way” in Scotland. She occasionally teaches at Deer Park Institute and lives in the mountains of Boulder, Colorado.

Andrew Schelling

Andrew Schelling is a poet, essay writer and translator. He works on land-use issues in the American West and teaches poetry and Sanskrit at Naropa University in Boulder, Colorado. In India he teaches at Deer Park Institute in the Himalayan foothills. His most recent book is Tracks Along the Left Coast (Counterpoint Press).