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POLESTAR POETRY, SUNDAY OCTOBER 2 2011, NYC

POLESTAR POETRY SERIES
SIAMESE DREAM
poems inspired by the epic album

SUNDAY OCTOBER 2
5 PM
CAKE SHOP
(152 ludlow st bet stanton + rivington)

SET LIST:
cherub rock // martin rock
quiet // emily brandt
today // ben fama
hummer // julia cohen
rocket // michael leong
disarm // sean edgley
soma // natalie eilbert
geek u.s.a. // alina gregorian
mayonaise // lisa marie basile
spaceboy // rebecca bates
silverfuck // danniel schoonebeeck
sweet sweet // amanda calderon
luna // carter edwards

Michael Leong is the author of the poetry books e.s.p., Cutting Time with a Knife, Who Unfolded My Origami Brain?, and Words on Edge. His creative work has been anthologized in THE &NOW AWARDS 2: The Best Innovative Writing, Best American Experimental Writing 2018, and Bettering American Poetry, Volume 3. His co-translation, with Ignacio Infante, of Vicente Huidobro’s long poem Sky-Quake: Tremor of Heaven is forthcoming from co•im•press in late 2019. His critical monograph Contested Records: The Turn to Documents in Contemporary North American Poetry is forthcoming from the University of Iowa Press in May 2020. He has received grants from the Council of Literary Magazines and Presses and the National Endowment for the Arts. He teaches in the School of Critical Studies at CalArts.

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