Join us for a night of poetry with visiting poet (and former local poet), Emma Trelles, and local poet, Anne Marie Macari!
About the poets:
Emma Trelles is the author of Tropicalia (University of Notre Dame Press) — winner of the Andrés Montoya Poetry Prize, a finalist for Foreword Indies poetry book of the year, and a recommended read by The Rumpus. Her work has been anthologized in The Best American Poetry, Best of the Net, Political Punch: Contemporary Poems on the Politics of Identity, and others. Her poems have recently appeared in Spillway, SWWIM, The Miami Rail, The Los Angeles Review, and Zocalo Public Square. She is the recipient of an Individual Artist Fellowship from the Florida Division of Cultural Affairs and lives with her husband in California, where she programs the Mission Poetry Series.
Anne Marie Macari is the author of five books of poetry, including the forthcoming Heaven Beneath, (Persea, 2020), and most recently Red Deer (Persea, 2015). In 2000, Macari won the Honickman/APR First Book Prize for Ivory Cradle. Her essays and poems have appeared in numerous magazines.