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March 12, 2012 @ 11:00 pm - March 13, 2012 @ 12:00 am

Curated by local poet activists Krystal Languell and Emily Skillings—HOT TEXTS is a reading series in Brooklyn, New York that celebrates innovative writing rooted in the body, desire, sexual politics and the erotic sphere. HOT TEXTS is an extension of the Belladonna* Collaborative, a feminist, avant-garde event series, collective and publishing venture. We are back again after February’s amazing reading: it wasour biggest crowd yet! Join us this Monday for readings from…

Kirsten Kaschock is the author of two books of poetry: A Beautiful Name for a Girl (Slope Editions) and Unfathoms (Ahsahta Press). Her firstnovel, Sleight, was recently published by Coffee House Press. She hasearned a Ph.D. in English from the University of Georgia and is currently a doctoral fellow in dance at Temple University. Kirsten lives with her three sons and their father in Philadelphia, where she makes things—sometimes people.

Mark Wunderlich’s collections of poetry include The Anchorage (1999), winner of the Lambda Literary Award, and Voluntary Servitude (2004). His honors include fellowships from the National Endowment for the Arts, the Fine Arts Work Center in Provincetown, the Massachusetts Cultural Council, and the Bread Loaf Writers Conference. Wunderlich has taught writing at Sarah Lawrence College, San Francisco State University, and Bennington College. He lives in New York’s Hudson River Valley. Photo by Mary Jane Dean.

Adam Fitzgerald is the founding editor of Maggy Poetry Magazine. He teaches creative writing at Rutgers and New School, and lives in the East Village.


March 12, 2012 @ 11:00 pm
March 13, 2012 @ 12:00 am