Reading for Eileen Myles release party, The Poetry Project, New York, NY
Eileen Myles: Launch of I Must Be Living Twice: New and Selected Poems 1975-2014 and Reissue of Chelsea Girls
Wednesday, October 7, 2015, 8:00 pm
With Sam Ace, Jen Benka, Charles Bernstein, Stephen Boyer, Alex Chee, r. erica doyle, Megan Fernandez, Adam Fitzgerald, Mira Gonzalez, Emily Gould, Patricia Spears Jones, erica kaufman, Porochista Khapour, Ben Lerner, Elinor Nauen, Trace Peterson, Ariana Reines, Jill Soloway, Stacy Szymaszek, Anne Waldman, Joe Westmoreland, and Simone White.
Eileen Myles was born in Boston (1949) and she moved to New York in 1974 to be a poet. Educated at the poetry project by Violi, Notley, Berrigan & Zavatsky, Myles is the author of 19 books including new & selected poems I Must Be Living Twice & Chelsea Girls, Snowflake/different streets (poems, 2012) and Inferno (a poet’s novel) (2010). She’s a Guggenheim fellow and in 2014 received a grant from the Foundation for Contemporary Art.
The Poetry Project at St. Mark’s Church
131 E. 10th Street, New York, NY 10003
This event will be held in the Sanctuary of St. Mark’s Church.