Grace Bauer & Hilda Raz
plus open mic
hosted by John Roche
7 pm Mountain time
Grace Bauer & Hilda Raz - featured poets
or venmo @Jules-Nyquist (note for KAKTUS)
Featured poets will be recorded. Link will be posted soon.
Grace Bauer will read from Unholy Heart: New & Selected Poems (University of Nebraska/Backwaters Press). She joins us from Lincoln, Nebraska where she is an Aaron Douglas Emerita Professor of English & Creative Writing at University of Nebraska-Lincoln. Author of Mean/Time (University of New Mexico Press) and The Women At The Well (SFASU Press). Co-editor of Nasty Women Poets: An Unapologetic Anthology of Subversive Verse (Lost Horse Press).
Hilda Raz will read from her new collected poems. We are pleased to have Hilda join us as our neighbor in Placitas, New Mexico. Hilda Raz is a former editor of Prairie Schooner and was named the first Luschei Professor and Editor in the Department of English at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln. She is the Series editor for the Mary Burritt Christiansen Poetry Series, University of New Mexico Press; poetry editor of ABQ (in)Print, and Bosque Press. She is the author or editor of fourteen books, including List and Story, Letter from a Place I’ve Never Been: New and Collected Poems, edited by Kwame Dawes, Trans, All Odd and Splendid, Divine Honors, What Happens and a new edition of What Becomes You, with Aaron Raz Link
(Nebraska). All her poetry books are newly republished by the University of Nebraska Press. List & Story is available from Stephen J. Austin University Press or your local bookstore.