Traci Brimhall, Franklin K.R. Cline, and Huascar Medina
5pm Sunday January 21st
Poetry Reading and Book Release Party for Saudade (Traci Brimhall), So What (Franklin K.R. Cline), and How to Hang the Moon (Huascar Medina)
Traci Brimhall is the author of Saudade (Copper Canyon, 2017), Our Lady of the Ruins (W.W. Norton, 2012), and Rookery (Southern Illinois University Press, 2010). Her poems have appeared in The New Yorker, Slate, Poetry, The Believer, The New Republic, and Best American Poetry. She’s received fellowships from the Wisconsin Institute for Creative Writing and the National Endowment for the Arts. She’s an Assistant Professor of Creative Writing at Kansas State University.
Franklin K.R. Cline is an enrolled member of the Cherokee Nation, a PhD candidate in English—Creative Writing at the University of Milwaukee-Wisconsin, a member of Woodland Pattern Book Center's Board of Directors, and the book reviews and interviews editor of cream city review. He lives in Milwaukee.
Huascar Medina lives artfully in Topeka, Ks as a multidisciplinary artist and writer. His first collection of poems is titled, How to Hang the Moon (Spartan Press 2017). Recent work published can be found in Finding Zen in Cowtown (Spartan Press 2017), Kansas Time & Place : An Anthology of Heartland Poetry (Little Balkan Press 2017). He’s currently a section editor for seveneightfive magazine and the 2018 selectee for the Homegrown Playwright Project from The Ad Astra Theatre Ensemble.