Poetry Hour with Kiki Petrosino and Jason Schneiderman

Read It Again Bookstore is excited to welcome Kiki Petrosino and Jason Schneiderman to our weekly poetry series. This should be a fun and lively conversation about poetry, craft and common interests.

You can watch this event here- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TnQDykxzGSk

Kiki Petrosino-

Kiki Petrosino is the author of four books of poetry: White Blood: a Lyric of Virginia (2020), Witch Wife (2017), Hymn for the Black Terrific (2013) and Fort Red Border (2009), all from Sarabande Books. She holds graduate degrees from the University of Chicago and the University of Iowa Writer's Workshop. Her poems and essays have appeared in Poetry, Best American Poetry, The Nation, The New York Times, FENCE, Gulf Coast, Jubilat, Tin House and on-line at Ploughshares. She teaches at the University of Virginia as a Professor of Poetry. Petrosino is the recipient of a Pushcart Prize, a Fellowship in Creative Writing from the National Endowment for the Arts, and an Al Smith Fellowship Award from the Kentucky Arts Council.

Jason Schneiderman-

Jason Schneiderman is the author of four books of poems: Hold Me Tight (Red Hen Press 2020), Primary Source (Red Hen Press 2016), winner of the Benjamin Saltman Prize; Striking Surface (Ashland Poetry Press 2010), winner of the Richard Snyder Prize, and Sublimation Point (Four Way Books 2004), a Stahlecker Selection. He edited the anthology Queer: A Reader for Writers (Oxford University Press 2015). His poetry and essays have appeared in numerous journals and anthologies, including American Poetry Review, The Best American Poetry, Poetry London, Grand Street, The Penguin Book of the Sonnet, Story Quarterly, and Tin House. He has received fellowships from Yaddo, The Fine Arts Work Center, and The Bread Loaf Writers’ Conference. He was the recipient of the Emily Dickinson Award from the Poetry Society of America in 2004, and the Jerome J. Shestack Prize in 2016. He is Associate Editor of Painted Bride Quarterly, and you can hear him on the podcast Painted Bride Quarterly Slush Pile. He is an Associate Professor of English at the Borough of Manhattan Community College, City University of New York and teaches in the MFA Program for Writers at Warren Wilson College.

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Friday, August 14, 2020 - 8:00pm

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White Blood: A Lyric of Virginia Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9781946448545
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Published: Sarabande Books - May 5th, 2020

Hold Me Tight Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781597098298
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Published: Red Hen Press - May 26th, 2020

Witch Wife Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781946448033
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Published: Sarabande Books - December 12th, 2017

Primary Source Cover Image
$11.95
ISBN: 9781597097437
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Published: Red Hen Press - April 29th, 2016

Hymn for the Black Terrific Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781936747597
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Published: Sarabande Books - July 30th, 2013

Striking Surface Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780912592701
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Published: Ashland Poetry Press - September 15th, 2010

Black Genealogy: Poems (Mineral Point Poetry #6) Cover Image
By Kiki Petrosino, Lauren Haldeman (Illustrator)
$12.95
ISBN: 9781942083733
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Published: Brain Mill Press - November 28th, 2017

Sublimation Point Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781884800610
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Published: Four Way Books - December 8th, 2004