4/19/10

Apr 24: Holmquest & Warsh

Lewis Warsh is the author of numerous books of poetry, fiction and autobiography, including A Place in the Sun, Inseparable: Poems 1995-2005, Touch of the Whip, Avenue of Escape and Ted's Favorite Skirt. He is coeditor of The Angel Hair Anthology, editor and publisher of United Artists Books, and director of the MFA program in creative writing at Long Island University in Brooklyn.

Brandon Holmquest was born 1979, in Indiana. Teenage years up to early twenties Missouri. Three trips along the length of the Mississippi. Then three years in Chicago, two in Philadelphia, two and a half in New York. Currently in Philadelphia again. His books are Stereo Daguerreotype, The Sorrows of Young Worthless, and a translation of Manuel Maples Arce's City: Bolshevik Superpoem in 5 Cantos.