Oct 22: Gardner, Kaschock, McCreary

Susana Gardner is the author of HERSO (Black Radish Books, 2011) and [ LAPSED INSEL WEARY ] (The Tangent Press, 2008), as well as several chapbooks, including Hyper-Phantasie Constructs (Dusie Kollektiv, 2010) and Herso (University of Theory and Memorabilia Press, 2009). Her poetry has appeared in Jacket, How2, Puerto Del Sol, and Cambridge Literary Review among others, and has been featured in several anthologies, including 131.839 slög með bilum (131,839 keystrokes with spaces) (Ntamo, Finland, 2007) and NOT FOR MOTHERS ONLY: CONTEMPORARY POEMS ON CHILD-GETTING AND CHILD-REARING (Fence Books, USA, 2007). She lives in Zürich, Switzerland, where she also edits and curates the online poetics journal and experimental kollektiv press, Dusie.

Kirsten Kaschock is the author of two books of poetry, A Beautiful Name for a Girl and Unfathoms. Her first novel, Sleight, was published recently by Coffee House Press. She has earned a PhD 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 likes to make poems, dances, and sometimes--other people.

Jenn McCreary is the author of :ab ovo:, published by Dusie Press, and of several chapbooks, including Odyssey & Oracle, which is forthcoming this winter from Least Weasel. She lives in Philadelphia where she co-edits ixnay press with the writer Chris McCreary, works for the Mural Arts Program, wrangles twins, & charms snakes.