Emily Abendroth & Miranda Mellis: A Reading and A Conversation

Emily Abendroth's poetry book, ]Exclosures[, was just released from Ahsahta Press this past May. Her works are often published in limited edition, handcrafted chapbooks by small and micropresses such as Belladonna (New York), Little Red Leaves (Texas), Albion Press (Philadelphia), HorseLess Press (Michigan), and Zumbar Press (San Francisco). She is an active organizer with Decarcerate PA, a grassroots campaign working to end mass incarceration in Pennsylvania, and is co-founder of Address This!, an education and empowerment project that provides innovative, social justice correspondence courses to individuals incarcerated in that state.

Miranda Mellis is the author of The Quarry (Trafficker Press, 2013); The Spokes (Solid Objects, 2012);None of This Is Real (Sidebrow Press, 2012); Materialisms (Portable Press at Yo-Yo Labs, 2009); and The Revisionist (Calamari Press, 2007). This fall she is an artist in residence at the Headlands Center for the Arts. She teaches at Evergreen State College.

Posted on October 1, 2014 .