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Join Belladonna* & R Erica Doyle in celebrating her forthcoming book, Proxy!

April 18, 2012 @ 11:00 pm - April 19, 2012 @ 12:00 am

This event will be held in collaboration with Litmus Press and Futurepoem Books as part of the Brooklyn Public Library’s Poetry Month.

Poets from a trio of small, independent poetry presses read their work. R. Erica Doyle’s book, Proxy, is forthcoming from Belladonna. Amy King reads from I Want to Make You Safe from Litmus Press and Jon Leon will read from The Malady of the Century, published by Futurepoem.

R. Erica Doyle’s poetry and fiction have appeared in BestAmerican Poetry, Our Caribbean, Ploughshares, Best Black Women’s Erotica, and Bloom, among others. She was an Astraea Lesbian Writers Fundfinalist, a New York Foundation for the Arts and Cave Canem Fellow, and she lives and teaches in New York City.

proxy is an unrequited love story in prose poems


April 18, 2012 @ 11:00 pm
April 19, 2012 @ 12:00 am