WENDY C. ORTIZ
Sunday, October 14, 2012
Doors open at 7:00pm - Reading begins at 7:30pm
The Good Luck Bar, 1514 Hillhurst Ave., Los Angeles, 90027 (east Hollywood/Silver Lake: corner of Hollywood & Hillhurst)
21 and over only.
RSVP (not required) at rhapsodomancyla at gmail dot com (RSVP will add you to the Rhapsodomancy email list)
$3 suggested donation at door. There will be a cash bar.
Amy Gerstler’s most recent books of poetry are Dearest Creature, Ghost Girl and Medicine. Currently, she teaches in the Bennington Writing Seminars Program and in the MPW program at USC.
Myriam Gurba wrote Dahlia Season, a short story and novella collection published by Manic D Press. She also wrote Wish You Were Me, a tough to classify collection of writings, that Future Tense Press put out. She blogs at lesbrain.wordpress.com.
Frank Montesonti is the author of Blight, Blight, Blight, Ray of Hope (Barrow Street Press), winner of the 2012 Barrow Street book contest, and the chapbook A Civic Pageant (Black Lawrence Press, 2009). He is also the author of Hope Tree by Black Lawrence press (forthcoming 2013). He has been published in literary journals such as Tin House, Black Warrior Review,AQR, Poet Lore, and Poems and Plays, among many others. He has an MFA from the University of Arizona and teaches poetry at National University. A longtime resident of Indiana, he now lives in Los Angeles, California.
Wendy C. Ortiz has most recently had creative nonfiction in The New York Times, [PANK], and Specter Magazine. She is co-founder and curator of the Rhapsodomancy Reading Series. Her website is www.wendyortiz.com.