Moonstone Poetry @ Fergie’s Pub
1214 Sansom Street.
Wednesday June 11, 2014, 7pm
Amy Leigh Cutler, Teresa Leo, Kelly McQuain
Amy Leigh Cutler is the author of Orange Juice and Rooftops. Her work can be found on inearnestmag.com and in the anthologies For Some Time Now, Graphite, and The Understanding Between Foxes and Light. Amy tours, teaches, works as a freelance writing consultant and is a teaching assistant and MFA candidate in Poetry at The New School.
Teresa Leo is the author of Bloom in Reverse and The Halo Rule, winner of the Elixir Press Editors’ Prize. Her work has appeared in numerous journals including American Poetry Review, Poetry, Ploughshares, Women’s Review of Books. She is the recipient of a Pew fellowship, a Leeway Foundation grant, two PCA fellowships, and the Richard Peterson Poetry Prize from Crab Orchard Review. She works at the University of Pennsylvania.
KELLY MCQUAIN’s Velvet Rodeo won the Bloom chapbook award. McQuain’s poems have appeared in journals including The Pinch, Painted Bride Quarterly, Assaracus, Redivider, and anthologies as Between: New Gay Poetry and Drawn to Marvel: Superhero Poems. His prose has appeared Skin & Ink, Best American Erotica, Men on Men and in numerous journals. From time to time, he writes essays and reviews books for The Philadelphia Inquirer and other publications and hosts the Poetdelphia literary salon.
Open Reading follows, Charles S. Carr, host