When: Wednesday, April 3, 2013 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Where: Literary Arts Building, Chelovich Family Lounge
68.5 Brown Street
Description: Michael Leong is the author of two books of poetry: e.s.p. (Silenced Press, 2009) and Cutting Time with a Knife (Black Square Editions, 2012), which won a “Face Out” grant from the Council of Literary Magazines and Presses. He has also published a translation of the Chilean poet Estela Lamat, I, the Worst of All (BlazeVOX [books], 2009). He is the recipient of a 2012 &NOW Award for his chapbook The Philosophy of Decomposition/Re-Composition as Explanation (Delete Press, 2011), and his newest chapbook, Words on Edge, was chosen by Rob Fitterman as the winner of Plan B Press’ 2012 Poetry Contest. He is a lecturer at Rutgers University where he completed a dissertation on the contemporary long poem and the archive.
Complimentary sweets, coffee, and tea will be served.
Contact: Literary Arts Program