Poets in Print

April 2012: Nina Corwin & Kyle McCord

Saturday, April 21, 2012

KBAC Gallery
7:00 p.m.

Nina Corwin & Kyle McCord with broadsides by Bill Hosterman & Lauren Scharfenberg.



Corwin by Hosterman

Poet: Nina Corwin
Artist: ArtBill Hostermanist
Poem: Tangle



McCord by Scharfenberg

Poet: Kyle McCord
Artist: Lauren Scharfenberg
Poem: The Ferry Took Me to the Mountain Pass



Nina Corwin

Nina Corwin is the author of two books of poetry, The Uncertainty of Maps and Conversations With Friendly Demons and Tainted Saints. Her work has appeared in ACM, Forklift OH, Hotel Amerika, New Ohio Review, Southern Poetry Review, Verse and has been nominated for the Pushcart prize. Corwin is an Advisory Editor for Fifth Wednesday Journal and curates readings at Woman Made Gallery in Chicago where she co-edited Inhabiting the Body: A Collection of Poetry and Art By Women. She has read and performed her work across the country, at times set with musical or choreographic compositions. In daylight hours, she is a psychotherapist known for her work on behalf of victims of violence.

Kyle McCord

Kyle McCord is the author of two books of poetry. Galley of the Beloved in Torment was the winner of the 2008 Orphic Prize. His second book, co-written with poet Jeannie Hoag, is a book of epistolary poems entitled Informal Invitations to a Traveler. His work has been featured in Boston Review, Columbia Poetry Journal, Gulf Coast, Volt, and elsewhere. He co- edits iO: A Journal of New American Poetry.