Thursday, April 15, 2010

Columbia Poetry Review

Columbia Poetry Review no. 23
Release Party & Reading
*with special guest Zachary Schomburg*

Thursday, April 29
Ferguson Hall
600 South Michigan, 1st Floor

Headlined by poet Zachary Schomburg, contributors to the 23rd issue of Columbia Poetry Review,
the English Department’s student-edited poetry magazine, read their work.

Sponsored by
the English Department
of Columbia College Chicago

ZACHARY SCHOMBURG is the author of The Man Suit (Black Ocean 2007), Scary, No Scary (Black Ocean 2009) and several small press chapbooks including three collaborations with Emily Kendal Frey: OK Goodnight (Future Tense 2010), Feelings Using Wolves (Small Fires Press 2010), and Team Sad (Cinematheque Press 2010). His translations of Andrei Sen-Senkov have been published in The Agricultural Reader, Circumference, Harp & Altar, Mantis, Aufgabe, and others. He co-edits Octopus Books and Octopus Magazine. He lives in Portland where he teaches at Portland Community College and Portland State University.

This event is free and open to the public; for more information, call 312-369-8139. If interested in purchasing copies of the journal while at the event, please have cash on hand.