Mary Austin Speaker, Chris Martin and Jim Behrle reading

Saturday, March 12, 3:00pm
Unaffiliated Reading Series
@ Outpost 186
186 Hampshire St, Cambridge

Mary Austin Speaker is a poet, essayist, book designer and co-curator and founder of Triptych Readings poetry series in New York City. Her work has received awards from Iowa Review, Diner, Seattle Review and the Academy of American Poets. Newish work be found in recent issues of H_NGM_N, The Portable Boog City Reader #5, New Orleans Review and Boston Review. She lives in Brooklyn, where she works as art director for Ecco, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers.

Chris Martin is the author of Becoming Weather (Coffee House 2011) and American Music (Copper Canyon 2007). A chapbook/guidebook of new poems called How to Write a Mistake-ist Poem is also just out from Brave Men Press. He is an editor at Futurepoem and curates the response blog Futurepost. Boston is where he learned to smoke cigarettes.

Jim Behrle's latest chapbook was SUCCUBUS BLUES (Editions Louis Wain)