BookWoman Presents Naming the Ghost: An Evening of Poetry

BookWoman Presents Naming the Ghost: An Evening of Poetry

Poets Diana Marie Delgado and Matthew Zapruder join Emily Hockaday in a reading to celebrate her debut collection, Naming the Ghost

BookWoman is delighted to present an evening of poetry on Zoom in celebration of Emily Hockaday's debut collection, Naming the Ghost (Cornerstone Press, 2022). Hockaday will be joined by poets Diana Marie Delgado and Matthew Zapruder. Cindy Huyser hosts.

Emily Hockaday's debut collection, Naming the Ghost was published in 2022 as part of Cornerstone Press' Portage Poetry Series. Hockaday's second collection is forthcoming from Small Harbor Publishing in 2023. She is the author of five chapbooks, most recently Beach Vocabulary, and is a Cafe Royal Cultural Foundation and New York City Artist Corps grant winner. Hockaday was a 2022 poetry resident at the Bethany Arts Community and the Middle House Review editor's prize winner. She lives in Queens.

Diana Marie Delgado is the author of the chapbook Late Night Talks with Men I think I Trust (Center for the Book Arts, 2015) and the full-length collection Tracing the Horse (BOA Editions, Ltd., 2019). A National Endowment for the Arts fellow and recipient of numerous scholarship and grants, she currently resides in Tucson where she is the Literary Director of the Poetry Center at the University of Arizona. She holds MFA degrees in poetry from both Columbia University and the University of California, Riverside.

Matthew Zapruder is the author most recently of Father’s Day, and Why Poetry. He is editor at large at Wave Books, and teaches in the MFA in creative writing at Saint Mary’s College of California. He is the editor of Best American Poetry 2022. A book of prose, Story of a Poem, will be published by Unnamed Press in April, 2023.

Contact BookWoman to order your copies of Naming the Ghost, Tracing the Horse, Father's Day, and other titles for in-store pickup, curbside delivery and shipping: bookwomanaustin@gmail.com; (512)472-2785; https://ebookwoman.com.

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Please note this event requires participants to be logged into Zoom.

Event date: 
Thursday, January 19, 2023 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Event address: 
5501 North Lamar #A-105
Austin, TX 78751
Naming the Ghost By Emily Hockaday Cover Image
$18.95
ISBN: 9798986144702
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Cornerstone Press - September 22nd, 2022

Tracing the Horse By Diana Marie Delgado, Luis Javier Rodriguez (Foreword by) Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781942683872
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: BOA Editions - September 10th, 2019

Father's Day By Matthew Zapruder Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781556595783
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Copper Canyon Press - September 3rd, 2019

Come on All You Ghosts By Matthew Zapruder Cover Image
$16.00
Not available, maybe be backordered or out of print
ISBN: 9781556593222
Published: Copper Canyon Press - August 31st, 2010

The Pajamaist By Matthew Zapruder Cover Image
$15.00
Not available, maybe be backordered or out of print
ISBN: 9781556592447
Published: Copper Canyon Press - September 1st, 2006