Posted by Fort Gondo on September 4, 2013 | 1 Comment
The fort gondo poetry series is thrilled to begin its 3rd season this Saturday, September 7 at 7 PM with a reading by poets:
Stephanie Anderson is the author of In the Key of Those Who Can No Longer Organize Their Environments (Horse Less Press) and four chapbooks. She edits the micropress Projective Industries and lives in Chicago.
Dot Devota is from a family of ranchers and rodeo stars. She is the author of The Eternal Wall (Cannibal Books; Canadian edition just published by BookThug), MW: A Midwest Field Guide (Editions19\), and And The Girls Worried Terribly (forthcoming from Noemi Press). She currently writes prose about the Midwest and travels full time.
Brandon Shimoda is the author of four books—recently Portuguese (Octopus Books/Tin House) and O Bon (Litmus Press)—and the co-editor of two books forthcoming in 2014: a retrospective collection of writings by Etel Adnan (Nightboat Books) and new poems by Wong May (Octopus Books). Born in California, he has lived most recently in Maine, Taiwan, and Arizona.
Upcoming in the fort gondo poetry series:
Saturday, October 19: Elaine Bleakney & Mathias Svalina
Friday, November 15: Lynn Melnick & Prageeta Sharma
Friday, December 6: Graham Foust & E. Tracy Grinnell
Readings begin at 7 PM and are sponsored by All Along Press and Schlafly Beer.
fort gondo compound for the arts
3151 Cherokee Street
St. Louis, MO 63118
fort gondo compound for the arts is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit arts forum founded in 2002. All events are free and open to the public.
Hours: Thursdays & Saturdays, 12 – 4 p.m. and by appointment
Currently on view: Nicole Mauser / Katherine Perryman, through October 5, 2013.