Second Thursday OPEN Mic featuring Jill Alexander Essbaum-- on Zoom

Virtual Second Thursday OPEN Mic... on Zoom

Featuring Jill Alexander Essbaum

Hosted by Cindy Huyser

Let's stay at home and still enjoy poetry! The e-mail address to recieve Zoom contact info is:

Join us in welcoming Austin poet Jill Alexander Essbaum! Jill will be sharing poems from her new book, Would-Land. A round- robin-style Open Mic follows the featured reading. We are a diverse and supportive venue. Bring poems to share!

Feature Jill Alexander Essbaum is the award-winning author of several collections of poetry including Heaven, Harlot, Necropolis, and the single-poem chapbook The Devastation. Her newest collection, Would-Land, is just out from Cooper Dillon Books. Her first novel Hausfrau debuted on the New York Times Bestseller List and has been translated into 26 languages. Her work has appeared in dozens of journals including Poetry, The Christian Century, Image, and The Rumpus, as well as multiple Best American Poetry anthologies. A two-time NEA fellow, Jill is a core faculty member in The Low Residency MFA Program at University of California-Palm Desert. She lives in Austin, Texas. Twitter: @JAEssbaum

Event date: 
Thursday, October 8, 2020 - 7:15pm to 9:00pm
Event address: 
5501 North Lamar #A-105
Austin, TX 78751
Would-Land Cover Image
ISBN: 9781943899104
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Cooper Dillon Books - June 30th, 2020

The Devastation Cover Image
ISBN: 9780984192816
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Published: Cooper Dillon Books - October 1st, 2009

Necropolis Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780974162348
Availability: Special Order
Published: Neonuma Arts - June 1st, 2008

Harlot Cover Image
ISBN: 9780615161310
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Published by You Lulu Inc. - October 10th, 2007

Hausfrau: A Novel Cover Image
ISBN: 9780812987294
Availability: Backordered
Published: Random House Trade Paperbacks - August 4th, 2015