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Chapter & Verse Literary Readings
Friday, January 10 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
CHAPTER AND VERSE LITERARY READING SERIES
Friday, January 10, 2020, 7:30 pm
LORING-GREENOUGH HOUSE, 12 SOUTH STREET
JAMAICA PLAIN CENTER
Aimée Sands’ second manuscript, Signatories in a Darkened Field, was a semi-finalist for the Tupelo Press 2018 Dorset Prize. Her first collection The Green-go Turn of Telling was published by Salmon Poetry, Ltd. in 2012. Individual poems from these collections have appeared in FIELD, Missouri Review Online, Beloit Poetry Journal, Poetry Ireland, Salamander, Saranac Review, Poet Lore, Measure, and other literary journals. She has been a fellow at the MacDowell Colony, and holds an MFA from the Bennington Writing Seminars. She is a co-director of the Brookline Poetry Series, an 18-year old Boston area venue.
Matthew Sisson’s poetry has appeared in magazines and journals ranging from JAMA The Journal of The American Medical Association, to the Harvard Review Online. He has been nominated for a Pushcart Prize and his book Please, Call Me Moby was published by the Pecan Grove Press, St. Mary’s University, San Antonio, Texas. He is the former poetry editor of the trade journal Modern Steel Construction and has read his work on NPR’s On Point.
Jason Tandon is the author of four books of poetry, including The Actual World (Black Lawrence Press, 2019). His poems have been featured on NPR and Verse Daily, and have appeared in journals such as Ploughshares, Prairie Schooner, Beloit Poetry Journal, and North American Review. He is a senior lecturer in the College of Arts & Sciences Writing Program at Boston University.
Suggested donation: $5.00 or whatever you can afford. (We mean this. We would rather have you than your money.) Free refreshments are served.
Parking Information: The Loring-Greenough House has a parking lot, but four spaces are reserved for ZIP Cars. Please respect these spaces, and also please try not to park on the grass. There is nonrestricted street parking and a large, free public parking lot off Centre Street between Burroughs and Thomas Streets just a block from the Loring-Greenough House.
For more information check our website at http://jamaicapondpoets.com or email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 617-325-8388. The next Chapter and Verse Literary Readings in the 2019/2020 Series will be on Fridays in 2020: February 14, March 13, April 3 and May 8.