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Wendy S. Walters and Albert Mobilio

April 24, 2012 @ 11:00 pm - April 25, 2012 @ 12:00 am

Belladonna* celebrates poets Wendy S. Walters and Albert Mobilio for their recent accomplishments and dedication to the literary community. Walters’ book, Troy, Michigan, has recently been selected forpublication by Futurepoem. Mobilio’s book, A Handbook of Phrenology, has also been awarded publication by Black Square Editions.

Price: $6

Wendy S. Walters is a co-founder of the First Person Plural Reading Series in Harlem, NY. Her most recent book of poems is Longer I Wait, More You Love Me (Palm Press). She is a 2011 New York Foundation for the Arts Fellow in Poetry. Her poems have recently appeared or are forthcoming in Los Angeles Review, Drunken Boat, Callaloo, HOW2, and Seneca Review, among several others. She has been a nominee forthe Essay Prize and her prose has been published or is forthcoming in Bookforum, The Iowa Review, Coldfront, Seneca Review, and Harper’s Magazine.

Albert Mobilio is the recipient of a Whiting Writers’ Award and the National Book Critics Circle award for reviewing. His workhas appeared in Harper’s, Black Clock, Bomb, Cabinet, Open City, and Tin House. Books of poetry include Bendable Siege, The Geographics,Me with Animal Towering, and Touch Wood. He is an assistant professor of literary studies at the New School’s Eugene Lang College and is an editor of Bookforum.


April 24, 2012 @ 11:00 pm
April 25, 2012 @ 12:00 am