The Blue Bus is pleased to present a poetry event, with Fanny Howe and Hank Lazer, on Tuesday 19th July, from 7.30 at The Lamb (in the upstairs room), 94 Lamb’s Conduit Street, London WC1. This is the fifty-third event in THE BLUE BUS series. Admissions: £5 / £3 (concessions).
Fanny Howe’s most recent publications are What Did I Do Wrong? (Flood Editions), The Winter Sun (Graywolf) and most recently Come and See, a collection of new poems. She has won a Guggenheim Fellowship and the Ruth Lilly Award for Poetry in 2009. She is currently teaching at the Lannan Center for Poetics and Social Practice at Georgetown University.
Hank Lazer has published 16 books of poetry, including Portions (Lavender Ink, 2009), The New Spirit (Singing Horse, 2005), Elegies & Vacations (Salt, 2004), and Days (Lavender Ink, 2002). He edits the Modern and Contemporary Poetics Series for the University of Alabama Press. In 2008, Lyric & Spirit: Selected Essays, 1996-2008 was published by Omnidawn. Audio and video recordings and an interview for Art International Radio can be found at Lazer’s PennSound website: http://writing.upenn.edu/pennsound/x/Lazer.html.
Hank Lazer’s reading in the Blue Bus series will be his first ever in the UK