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Mac's Backs hosts poets Adam Giannelli and Tommye Blount on Saturday, October 21 at 7 p.m.

Adam Giannelli is the author of Tremulous Hinge, winner of the Iowa Poetry Prize, forthcoming from the University of Iowa Press in 2017. His poems have appeared in the Kenyon ReviewNew England ReviewPloughsharesYale ReviewFIELD, and elsewhere. He is the translator of a selection of prose poems by Marosa di Giorgio, Diadem (BOA Editions, 2012), which was shortlisted for the 2013 PEN Award for Poetry in Translation, and the editor of High Lonesome (Oberlin College Press, 2006), a collection of essays on Charles Wright.

Born and raised in Detroit, Tommye Blount now lives in the nearby suburb of Novi, Michigan. He has been the recipient of fellowships and scholarships from Cave Canem and Bread Loaf Writers’ Conference. His work has appeared in PoetryNew England ReviewPhantom, Four Way ReviewThe OffingVinyl, and other publications. He holds an MFA from The MFA Program for Writers at Warren Wilson College. A chapbook, What Are We Not For was published by Bull City Press in 2016.

Event date: 
Saturday, October 21, 2017 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm
Event address: 
1820 Coventry Rd.
Cleveland Heights, OH 44118
Tremulous Hinge (Iowa Poetry Prize) Cover Image
ISBN: 9781609384869
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Published: University Of Iowa Press - April 15th, 2017

Diadem: Selected Poems (Lannan Translations Selection) Cover Image
ISBN: 9781934414972
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Published: BOA Editions - October 16th, 2012

High Lonesome: On the Poetry of Charles Wright Cover Image
By Adam Giannelli (Editor)
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ISBN: 9780932440297
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Published: Oberlin College Press - April 15th, 2006

What Are We Not for Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781495157639
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Published: Bull City Press - December 6th, 2016