Tuesday, June 09, 2009

Joe Ross & Buck Downs @ Bridge Street, Tues 6/9 8 PM

Tuesday, June 9, 8:00pm
Buck Downs & Joe Ross
@ Bridge Street Books

Joe Ross is the author of 12 books of Poetry including How to Write; or, I used to be in love with my jailer (Texture Press, 1992); An American Voyage (Sun & Moon Press, 1993); The Fuzzy Logic Series (Texture Press, 1996); The Wood Series (Seeing Eye Books, 1997); and EQUATIONS=equals (Green Integer, 2004); and Strata (Dusie Press, 2008). A former resident of DC, he now lives in Paris. In 1997 he received a National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship Award for his poetry.

Buck Downs lives and works in Washington, DC. Some of his poems have recently appeared in puppyflowers, Brooklyn Rail, and Columbia Poetry Review. His books Ladies Love Outlaws and Marijuana Softdrink are available from Edge Books. He is renowned for his high energy reading style.

2814 Pennsylvania Ave NW
Washington, DC

ph 202 965 5200

Bridge Street Books is located in Georgetown next to the Four Seasons Hotel, five blocks from the Foggy Bottom Metro Stop it.


mark wallace said...

"And so we beat on, boats against the current, drawn repeatedly into our own past."

Wish I was there, obviously.

Heather said...

it was pretty effing great