Every second Sunday Rattle presents a reading featuring poets from the current issue at the Flintridge Bookstore & Coffeehouse. Admission is free. Scheduled poets are subject to change.
Sunday, November 11th, 5pm
Kim Bridgford, Prartho Sereno & Nasreen Yazdani
Kim Bridgford is the director of Poetry by the Sea: A Global Conference. As editor of Mezzo Cammin, she was the founder of The Mezzo Cammin Women Poets Timeline Project. The author of ten books of poetry, including The Blue Whale Sonnets and Human Interest, she is the recipient of fellowships from the Connecticut Commission on the Arts, the National Endowment for the Arts, and the Ucross Foundation. Bridgford has appeared in the New York Times, on NPR, and in various headline news outlets. She lives in Philadelphia, PA. Two of her poems appear in Rattle #61. (web)
Nasreen Yazdani is a comedy writer based in San Diego, CA. Her poem “How to Turn Off a Ceiling Fan” appears in Rattle #61’s themed section, dedicated to first publication. (web)