Monday, May 5, 2008

This Friday at SPT: Miranda Mellis & Dawn Lundy Martin

Friday, May 9, 7:30 p.m.
Timken Lecture Hall 7:30 p.m.
Refreshments will be served

Miranda Mellis is the author of The Revisionist (Calamari Press) and a founding editor at The Encyclopedia Project. Her work has appeared in Harper's, Tin House, Post Road, Fence, McSweeney's, and elsewhere. She is a recipient of the John Hawkes Prize in Fiction and an NEH grant. In her former life as an aerialist in the tiniest circus in the world, she toured with Sister Spit in 1998. She teaches at the California College of the Arts.

A Gathering of Matter/A Matter of Gathering, Dawn Lundy Martin's new poetry collection, published by the University of Georgia Press, won the Cave Canem Poetry Prize in 2006. Dawn is completing
her Ph.D. in English at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst, and is an assistant professor in the English Department, University of Pittsburgh. She is the co-founder of the Third Wave Foundation, a national organization for young feminists.

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Unless otherwise noted, our events are presented in Timken Lecture Hall
California College of the Arts 1111 Eighth Street, San Francisco
(just off the intersection of 16th & Wisconsin).
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