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Gillian Conoley, Rosie Stockton, and Martha Ronk
February 15 @ 8:00 pmPurchase Required
Acclaimed poets Gillian Conoley, Rosie Stockton, and Martha Ronk visit Beyond Baroque to read from new work.
Gillian Conoley, 2017 Shelley Memorial Award Winner for lifetime achievement from Poetry Society of America, and Brian Teare, long listed for 2019 National Book Award, read from their new Nightboat books, A Little More Red Sun on the Human (Conoley) and Doomstead Days (Teare).
Rosie Stockton is a poet based in Los Angeles. Their first book, Permanent Volta, is the recipient of the 2019 Sawtooth Prize, and is forthcoming from Nightboat Books in 2021. Their poems have been published by Publication Studio, Monster House Press, BigBig Wednesday, Flint Magazine, A Plume Journal, and WONDER
Martha Ronk has had intersecting careers as a professor of Renaissance Literature and as a poet. She received her PhD from Yale University and has written numerous articles on Shakespeare’s plays, focusing on the interplay of the verbal and visual—a topic in her poetry as well. Ronk has published eleven books of poetry, most recently with Omnidawn Press: Silences 2019, Ocular Proof 2016 on photographs, and Transfer of Qualities 2013 (the title a quotation from Henry James), long-listed for the National Book Award.