February 9, 2018 @7pm

Tai Allen, Nicole Callihan, Terence Degnan, Daniel Nester

Tai Allen

CallihanNicole Callihan is the author of SuperLoop (Sock Monkey Press, 2014) and the chapbooks A Study in Spring (Rabbit Catastrophe Press, 2015), The Deeply Flawed Human (Deadly Chaps, 2016), and Downtown (Finishing Line Press, 2017). Her poems have appeared or are forthcoming in Sixth Finch, Muzzle, Painted Bride Quarterly, The American Poetry Review, and as a Poem-a-Day selection from the Academy of American Poets. Her next project, Translucence, a dual-language, cross-culture collaboration with poet Samar Abdel Jaber, who writes in Arabic, will be published by Indolent Books in 2018. Find her on the web at www.nicolecallihan.com.

Terence Degnan is the author, most recently, of Still Something Rattles (Sock Monkey Press, 2016). Terence produces both a storytelling and poetry series in Park Slope, NY. He also runs a poetry workshop in his home with fellow poet Jen Fitzgerald. His work has been published in a litany of literary magazines and anthologized most recently in Resist Much/Obey Little: Inaugural Poems to the Resistance (Spuyten Duyvil, 2017). Terence lives in Brooklyn with his wife and daughter.

nester1Daniel Nester is the author of Shader: 99 Notes on Car Washes, Making Out in Church, Grief, and Other Unlearnable Subjects (99: The Press, 2015), How to Be Inappropriate (Soft Skull Press, 2009), God Save My Queen: A Tribute (Soft Skull Press, 2003) and God Save My Queen II: The Show Must Go On (Soft Skull Press, 2004). He is the editor of The Incredible Sestina Anthology (Write Bloody Publishing, 2012). His writing has appeared in the New York TimesAmerican Poetry Review, Buzzfeed, and The AtlanticNester teaches writing at The College of Saint Rose in Albany, NY.