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Poetry Forum: Alan Felsenthal and Emily Skillings

Wednesday, February 6, 2019 at 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm

Klein Conference Room, Room A510, Alvin Johnson/J.M. Kaplan Hall Room 510, 66 West 12th Street, New York, NY 10011

Alan Felsenthal runs a small presse called The Song Cave. With Ben Estes, he edited A Dark Dreambox of Another Kind: The Poems of Alfred Starr Hamilton. His writing has appeared in BOMBThe Brooklyn RailCritical QuarterlyFencejubilat, and Harper’sLowly is his first collection of poems.

Emily Skillings is the author of the poetry collection Fort Not (The Song Cave, 2017). Recent poems can be found in PoetryHarper’sBoston ReviewBrooklyn RailBOMBHyperallergicLitHub, and jubilat. Skillings is a member of the Belladonna* Collaborative, a feminist poetry collective, small press, and event series. She received her MFA from Columbia University, where she was a Creative Writing Teaching Fellow in 2017, and has taught creative writing at Yale University, Parsons School of Design, Poets House, and through Brooklyn Poets.

Moderated by Mark Bibbins, Faculty, Creative Writing Program

Sponsored by the Creative Writing Program


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