Poets in Print

October 2012: Ryan Teitman & Marcus Wicker

Saturday, October 27, 2012

KBAC Gallery
7:00 p.m.

Ryan Teitman & Marcus Wicker with broadsides by David Clark & Kolee Kellogg



Wicker by Clark

Poet: Markus Wicker
Artist: David Clark
Poem: When I’m Alone in my Room Sometimes…



Teitman by Kellogg

Poet: Ryan Teitman
Artist: Kolee Kellogg
Poem: Parisans



Ryan Teitman

Ryan Teitman is the author of the poetry collection Litany for the City, selected by Jane Hirshfield as the winner of the A. Poulin Jr. Prize and published by BOA Editions. He earned an MFA in Creative Writing and an MA in English at Indiana University and was a Wallace Stegner Fellow in poetry at Stanford. His poems have appeared in Ninth Letter, The Southern Review, Sycamore Review, Third Coast, and many other journals. He’s won the Fineline Competition from Mid-American Review, an AWP Intro Journals Award in Poetry, and been a finalist for a Ruth Lilly Fellowship. He is currently the Emerging Writer Lecturer at Gettysburg College.

Marcus Wicker

Marcus Wicker is the author of Maybe the Saddest Thing, selected by DA Powell for the National Poetry Series. The recipient of a 2011 Ruth Lilly Fellowship, he has also held fellowships from Cave Canem, the Fine Arts Work Center, and Indiana University where he received his MFA. Wicker’s work has appeared or is forthcoming in Poetry, American Poetry Review, Third Coast, and Ninth Letter, among other journals. Marcus is assistant professor of English at University of Southern Indiana and poetry editor of Southern Indiana Review.