Poets in Print

February 2019: William Olsen and Rebecca Morgan Frank

Saturday, February 9, 2019

KBAC Gallery
7:00 p.m.


Artist: Francisco Ormaza
Poet: William Olsen
Poem: “And the Creatures Lay Down”
Size (w x h): 14 x 11
Media: Linocut in blue with letterpress on BFK Rives



Artist: Katie Platte
Poet: Rebecca Morgan Frank
Poem: “Out of the Ruins”
Size (w x h): 14 x 11
Media: Linocut in white and brown ink with letterpress on off-white Summerset


The Authors


William Olsen

William Olsen is the author of Technorage (Northwestern University Press, 2017) and five previous poetry collections, including:Sand Theory (2011), Avenue of Vanishing (2007), Trouble Lights (2002), and Vision of a Storm Cloud (1996). Olsen teaches at Western Michigan University. He lives in Kalamazoo, Michigan.

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Rebecca Morgan Frank

Rebecca Morgan Frank is the author of Sometimes We’re All Living in a Foreign Country (2017) and The Spokes of Venus (2016), both from Carnegie Mellon University Press, and Little Murders Everywhere, a finalist for the Kate Tufts Discovery Award. Her poems have appeared in The New Yorker, American Poetry Review, Ploughshares, Guernica, and elsewhere. She is co-founder of the literary magazine Memorious, and in Spring 2018 she will be the Distinguished Visiting Writer at Bowling Green State University.

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