Tuesday, October 29, 2013

TONIGHT! Oct. 29! Jen Jay Besemer reads from, signs and talks about TELEPHONE at City Lit Books!

by Jen Besemer
October 29th
6:30 PM
City Lit Books
2523 N. Kedzie Blvd.

Meet Chicago artist and author Jen Besemer to discuss Jen's new collection of poems!

The Book: "Telephone is the kind of poetry I'm most attracted to...Besemer knows how to set the conditions for the best kinds of discoveries about the world and language simultaneously, and she leaves room for you to make your own. You won't want to put this telephone down. You'll want to become the receiver."- Laura Goldstein
The Author: Jen Besemer is an artist and the author of four poetry chapbooks, most recently Object with Man's Face. Jen's work has appeared in ArtificeAufgabeBlazeVOX,Drunkenboat, e-ratioOtoliths, and Pank, and is anthologized inTroubling the Line: Trans and Genderqueer Poetry and Poetics. Jen teaches art and poetry workshops in and around Chicago.