Reading (cake, dolls, gift bags, and other things)

February 8, Sunday2pm-4pm

Please join us this Sunday for an afternoon of readings that relate to the show cake, dolls, gift bags, and other things, currently on view at Radiator Gallery.

This event will host five award-winning and published poets and writers. Afterwards there will be time to see the exhibition. Prosecco and strawberries will be served.

We look forward to seeing you!

Hossannah Asuncion was raised near the 105 and 710 freeways in L.A. She currently lives near an A/C stop in Brooklyn.

Christian Hawkey has written two full-length poetry collections, four chapbooks, and the cross-genre book Ventrakl (Ugly Duckling Presse, 2010). A new book, Sonne from Ort, a bi-lingual collaborative erasure made with the German poet Uljana Wolf, has just been published (kookbooks Verlag, Berlin, 2013).

Born in London, Hari Kunzru is the author of the novels The Impressionist (2002), Transmission (2004), My Revolutions (2007) and Gods Without Men (2011) as well as a short story collection, Noise (2006) and a novella, Memory Palace (2013). In 2003 Granta named him one of its twenty best young British novelists. His short stories and essays have appeared in diverse publications including The New York Times, New Yorker, Guardian, London Review of Books, Granta, Book Forum and Frieze. He was a 2008 Cullman Fellow at the New York Public Library and is a 2014 Guggenheim Fellow. He lives in New York City.

Ann Neumann has written for The New York Times, Bookforum, The Baffler, New York Law Review, The Nation, Guernica, and others. Her monthly column, “The Patient Body,” about issues at the intersection of religion and medicine, appears at The Revealer, a publication of the Center for Religion and Media at New York University, where she is a visiting scholar. Neumann’s first book, The Good Death: An Exploration of Dying in America, will be published by Beacon Press in January, 2016.

Uljana Wolf is a German poet and translator based in Brooklyn and Berlin. She published four books of poetry with kook- books (Berlin), most recently meine schönste lengevitch and SONNE FROM ORT, a collaborative erasure of Elizabeth Bar- rett-Browning’s sonnets with Christian Hawkey. Wolf translated numerous poets into German, among them John Ashbery, Charles Olson, Matthea Harvey, Christian Hawkey, Erín Moure, and Cole Swensen. A new English translation (by Sophie Seita) of her work is forthcoming with Wonder Press, Brooklyn, in Spring 2015. She teaches poetry and translation at the Pratt Institute in Brooklyn, the Institut für Sprachkunst in Vienna, and Humboldt University in Berlin.

Radiator Gallery
10-61 Jackson Ave, LIC, New York 11106 Tel: 347.677.3418