Poets in Print

June 2010: Joyelle McSweeney & Johannes Göransson

Saturday, June 12, 2010

KBAC Gallery
7:00 p.m.

Joyelle McSweeney & Johannes Göransson with broadsides by Katie Platte & Michael Dunn.



McSweeney by Platte

Poet: Joyelle McSweeney
Artist: Katie Platte
Poem: A Peacock in Spring



Göransson by Dunn

Poet: Johannes Goransson
Artist: Michael Dunn
Poem: Haute Surveillance



Joyelle McSweeney

Joyelle McSweeney is the author of the sci-fi novel Flet (Fence Books) and the noir Nylund, the Sarcographer (Tarpaulin Sky) as well as two books of poetry from Fence. She teaches English and Creative Writing at the University of Notre Dame and, with Johannes Göransson, is co-founder and co-editor of Action Books and Action, Yes, a press and web-journal for international writing and hybrid forms.

Johannes Göransson

Johannes Göransson is the author of books of prose and poetry – Dear Ra, A New Quarantine Will Take My Place, Pilot (“Johann the Carousel Horse”) – and the translator of a number of others – most recently Collobert Orbital by Johan Jonson and With Deer by Aase Berg. He co-edits Action Books and Action, Yes, and he teaches at the University of Notre Dame.