Poetry Reading Martina Newberry Reads from her new collection: Never Completely Awake
Alex Frankel reads from The Status Report
Sunday June 4th @ 5pm
Martina Reisz Newberry’s most recent book is NEVER COMPLETELY AWAKE (due out in late 2017 from Deerbrook Editions). She is also the author of WHERE IT GOES (Deerbrook Editions). LEARNING BY ROTE (Deerbrook Editions) and RUNNING LIKE A WOMAN WITH HER HAIR ON FIRE: Collected Poems (Red Hen Press). She has been awarded residencies at Yaddo Colony for the Arts, Djerassi Colony for the Arts, and Anderson Center for Disciplinary Arts. Passionate in her love for Los Angeles, Martina currently lives there with her husband, Brian, a Media Creative.
Born in San Francisco. Educated in New York. Taught in Barcelona, Spain. He now lives in the quiet hinterlands near El Sereno and Highland Park. Hosts his own poetry event in Old Pasadena. Alex is the author of "The Status Report", containing 49 mainly humorous poems and a few strange pictures.