Tuesday, December 9, 2008


The Danny's Reading Series
Wednesday, December 10th
7:30PM Sharp

Poetry by:

James Shea, Laura Goldstein, and Jason Bredle

James Shea is the author of Star in the Eye, selected by Nick Flynn as the
winner of the 2008 Fence Modern Poets Series. His poems have appeared in
various journals, including American Letters and Commentary, Boston Review,
Mrs. Maybe, and Verse. He currently teaches at Columbia College Chicago and
DePaul University.

Laura Goldstein currently teaches Writing and Literature at the School of
the Art Institute and Loyola University. She has performed her work in
Chicago at venues such as the Poet's Theater at Links Hall, the Elastic Arts
Foundation and the Red Rover Reading Series, and in New York at the Bowery
Poetry Cafe. Recent poetry, reviews and essays can be found in How2,
Text/Sound, Rabbit Light Movies, Otoliths, Stoning the Devil, PFS Post,
CutBank Reviews, Moria, and The Little Magazine. Her first chapbook, Ice in
Intervals, published by Hex Press, is available on Etsy.com.

Jason Bredle is the author of Standing in Line for the Beast, winner of the
2006 New Issues Poetry Prize, and A Twelve Step Guide, winner of the 2004
New Michigan Press chapbook contest. His most recent book, Pain Fantasy, is
available from Red Morning Press. He lives in Chicago.

Danny's Tavern is located at 1951 W. Dickens (near the corner of Armitage
and Damen). 21+, please bring ID. 773-489-6457