R180. Queertopia or Bust: Thoughts on Intersectional Queer Poetics
Thursday, March 31, 2016
12:00 pm to 1:15 pm
Jason Schneiderman is the author of Sublimation Point, Striking Surface, and Primary Source. He is an assistant professor at the Borough of Manhattan Community College, CUNY. He is poetry editor of the Bellevue Literary Review and associate editor of Painted Bride Quarterly.
Rickey Laurentiis is the author of Boy with Thorn, selected by Terrance Hayes for the 2014 Cave Canem Poetry Prize. His honors include fellowships from the National Endowment for the Arts, the Civitella Ranieri Foundation in Italy, and a Ruth Lilly Poetry Fellowship from the Poetry Foundation.
Julie R. Enszer, PhD, is the author of Lilith's Demons, Sisterhood, and Handmade Love, and editor of Milk & Honey: A Celebration of Jewish Lesbian Poetry. Milk & Honey was a finalist for the Lambda Literary Award in Lesbian Poetry. Enszer is the editor and publisher of Sinister Wisdom.
Việt Lê is an artist, writer, and curator. Lê is an assistant professor at California College of the Arts. He's been published in positions; Crab Orchard Review, and Writing from the Perfume River; among others. Lê received fellowships from Fulbright-Hays, PEN Center USA, and Civitella Ranieri. vietle.net
Trace Peterson is a trans woman poet critic. Author of the poetry collection Since I Moved In, she is also editor/publisher of EOAGH and coeditor of the anthology Troubling the Line: Trans and Genderqueer Poetry and Poetics, which was a finalist for a Lambda Literary Award in 2014.