Sunday, May 4, 2014

Friday, May 9th, 7pm: Rodney Koeneke, Richard Froude and Aditi Machado at Counterpath

Dear Friends,

Please come out and support your poets-in-arms at Counterpath (613 22nd St.) on Friday, May 9th at 7pm in the city of Denver. Rodney Koeneke, Richard Froude and Aditi Machado will read!

Fine wine and plenty of books available for purchase at Counterpath.

Sure to be a great night!


Rodney Koeneke is the author of the poetry collection Etruria (Wave Books, 2014), Musee Mechanique (BlazeVOX, 2006), and Rogue State (Pavement Saw, 2003), winner of the Transcontinental Poetry Award, along with several chapbooks. He’s also published a historical monograph, Empires of the Mind: I.A. Richards and Basic English in China, 1929 (Stanford University Press, 2004). An early member of the Flarf Collective, he was involved with Poets Theater and Neo-Benshi events in the San Francisco Bay Area until 2006, when he moved to Portland, Oregon where he currently lives, writes, and teaches British and World History at Portland State University.

Richard Froude has written three books: FABRIC (Horse Less 2011), The Passenger (Skylight 2012), and Tarnished Mirrors: Translations of Charles Baudelaire (Muffled Cry 2004). Recent work is published or forthcoming in Ottawater, Dreginald, Page Boy, Dusie, and The Sycamore Review, is on display in the Modern Masters exhibition at the Denver Art Museum, and last month was awarded the 2013 Wabash Prize in Nonfiction. He lives in Denver, teaches classes at the Lighthouse Writers Workshop and Naropa SWP, and starts medical school in the fall.

Aditi Machado's poems have appeared in The Iowa ReviewMiPoesiasBetter MagazineLIES/ISLE, and elsewhere. Her chapbook The Robing of the Bride won the 2012 Collagist Chapbook Contest and is available from Dzanc Books. She is the Poetry Editor at Asymptote, a journal of translation, and a PhD candidate at the University of Denver.


Hope to see you there!