Poets in Print

January 2015: Brandon Krieg & W. Todd Kaneko

Saturday, January 17, 2015

KBAC Gallery
7:00 p.m.

Brandon Krieg & W. Todd Kaneko with broadsides by Jill Jepsen & Vicki VanAmeyden



Krieg by Jepsen

Poet: Brandon Krieg
Artist: Jill Jepsen
Poem: Levels



Kaneko by VanAmeyden

Poet: Todd Kaneko
Artist: Vicki VanAmeyden
Poem: It All Began with Strangler Louis




Brandon Krieg

Brandon Krieg is the author of a poetry collection, Invasives (New Rivers Press), and a chapbook, Source to Mouth (New Michigan Press). He is a founding editor of The Winter Anthology (www.winteranthology.com) and associate editor of Poetry Northwest. A PhD Candidate at Western Michigan University, he lives in Kalamazoo, MI.

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W. Todd Kaneko

W. Todd Kaneko is the author of The Dead Wrestler Elegies (Curbside Splendor, 2014). His poems, essays and stories can be seen in Bellingham Review, Los Angeles Review, Southeast Review, The Normal School, The Collagist, Blackbird, Third Coast, Song of the Owashtanong: Grand Rapids Poetry in the 21st Century, Bring the Noise: The Best Pop Culture Essays from Barrelhouse Magazine and many other journals and anthologies. He has received fellowships from Kundiman and the Kenyon Review Writers Workshop and is an associate editor for DMQ Review. Originally from Seattle, he now lives in Grand Rapids, Michigan, where he is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Writing at Grand Valley State University.