Please join us for the first Penn Poetry and Poetics reading of 2015 with Stephanie Strickland and Christopher Vandegrift!
7:00 pm-9pm, Tuesday 10 February, 2015
Where: Room 222, Fisher Bennett Hall (2nd floor)
Walnut and 34th Street
Penn Poetry and Poetics offers a series of casual, conversational events structured around the presentation of one or two poems and a short critical talk by each guest.
Stephanie Strickland is the author of eight books of poetry including Dragon Logic (2013), Zone: Zero (2008), and most recently V: WaveTercets / Losing L’una (2014). She has also authored many electronic poems, including “Sea and Spar Between,” a poetry generator written with Nick Montfort and “House of Trust” with Ian Hatcher. Her award-winning works include “V: WaveSon.nets / Losing L’una, “The Red Virgin: A Poem of Simone Weil,” and “The Ballad of Sand and Harry Soot.”
Christopher Vandegrift. “Oneirocritica Americana Redux”
Christopher Vandegrift is a writer and new media artist whose work bridges the domains of film, experimental music, and poetics. His work has been exhibited internationally and he has presented at conferences across the U.S. His debut book, Policy Pete’s Dream Book, is forthcoming from Make Now Press. He currently resides in Philadelphia.