Steve Dalachinsky and Yuko Otomo
10/23/2013, LIU Post Campus Event Oct 23Steinberg Museum, Hillwood Commons, 12:30 - 1:20 PM
October 23, 2013
12:30 p.m. - 1:20 p.m.
Steinberg Museum, Hillwood Commons
Steve Dalachinsky is a native of Brooklyn and one of the last “beat” poets in America. His work has appeared extensively in journals on & off line including; Big Bridge, Milk, Tribes, Unlikely Stories, Ratapallax, Evergreen Review, Long Shot, Alpha Beat Soup, Xtant, Blue Beat Jacket, The Brooklyn Review,. He is included in such anthologies as Beat Indeed, The Haiku Moment, Up is Up But So is Down: NYU Downtown Literary Anthology, the Unbearables anthologies: Help Yourself, The Worse Book I Ever Read and The Big Book of Sex (of which he is a co-editor) and the esteemed Outlaw Bible of American Poetry. He has done collaborative projects with photographers and jazz musicians. He is a contributing writer to the Brooklyn Rail. His book A Superintendent's Eyes was reissued by Autonomedia/Unbearables in an expanded/revised edition in 2012. His latest cds are collaborations with saxophonist Dave Liebman, bassist Joelle Leandre and an experimental French rock Group the Snobs.
Yuko Otomo was born in Japan and lives in New York. She is both a visual artist & a bilingual poet (poetry & haiku). She also writes art criticism, essays, and translation. In visual art, she has been concentrating herself on the study of abstraction & has created a body of work covering over 3 decades. Her work has been published in many magazines & literary publications such as Recluse, 6x6, Long Shot, Appearances, The Unbearables Assemblage Magazine, Downtown Anthology, Senritsu & others. Her books include Garden: Selected Haiku (Beehive Press), Small Poems (Ugly Duckling Presse), The Hand of The Poet (Ugly Duckling Presse), Cornell Box Poems (Sisyphus Press), Genesis (Sisyphus Press), Fragile (Sisyphus Press) & A Sunday Afternoon on the Isle of Museum (Propaganda Press).
For more information, contact:
LIU Post Poetry Center
720 Northern Boulevard
Brookville, N.Y. 11548-1300
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