The Gulf Coast Reading Series at Brazos!

Friday, October 30, 2015 - 7:00pm
2421 Bissonnet Street
Houston, TX 77005

The Gulf Coast Reading Series comes to Brazos! This evening's readers include:

Wendy Walters
Wendy S. Walters was born in Flint, MI and raised in a suburb of Detroit. She is the author of three books of poems, including Multiply/Divide (Sarabande, 2015), Troy, Michigan (Futurepoem, 2014) and Longer I Wait, More You Love Me (Palm Press, 2009). She was a 2011 New York Foundation for the Arts Fellow in Poetry, a founder of The First Person Plural Reading Series in Harlem, a Contributing Editor at The Iowa Review. She is an associate professor of creative writing and literature at the Eugene Lang College of The New School University in the city of New York.

Jeni McFarland
Jeni McFarland is an M.F.A. in Fiction at the University of Houston. She serves as a fiction editor for Gulf Coast magazine. Her work has appeared in Crack the Spine, Forge, and Spry, which nominated her for the storySouth Million Writers Award. In June, 2015, she traveled to Portland, OR to participate in the Tin House Writer’s Workshop.

Meghan Martin
Meghan L. Martin is a poet, translator, Theresa A. Wilhoit Fellow, and Bread Loaf Translation Fellow, whose work can be found in Canadian and American literary journals, such as The Adirondack Review, The Bitter Oleander, Cream City Review, DIAGRAM, The DMQ Review, Event Magazine, The Fiddlehead, Hunger Mountain, PRISM international, and Ryga: a journal of provocations.

Shane Lake
Shane Lake is from Mattapoisett, MA. He earned an MFA from Arizona State University in 2012 and is currently a doctoral student in literature and creative writing at the University of Houston. His work has appeared or is forthcoming in Narrative, Indiana Review, Cimarron Review, Third Coast, and New Ohio Review.