Zinc Bar Reading Series
Robin Beth Schaer, Joseph Massey & Franklin Bruno
Sunday, October 8 at 7 pm
90 West Houston (between Laguardia & Thompson)
Robin Beth Schaer's poems have appeared in Rattapallax, Denver
Quarterly, Guernica, Painted Bride Quarterly, and Barrow Street, among
others. Recordings of her work are featured on From the Fishouse:
fishousepoems.org. She works at the Academy of American Poets
and lives in New York City.
Joseph Massey lives in Arcata, California. He's written five
chapbooks: Minima St. (Range, 2002), Eureka Slough (Effing Press,
2005), Bramble (Hot Whiskey Press, 2005), Property Line (Fewer &
Further Press, 2006), and Areas of Fog (forthcoming in 2007).
Franklin Bruno is a singer-songwriter originally from Upland,
California. He has been a member of Nothing Painted Blue since its
inception in 1986. He writes music criticism for The Village Voice,
Time Out New York and Salon.com. He received a doctorate in philosophy
from UCLA and currently is a visiting professor at Northwestern
University. In addition to his own recordings, he has also worked with
the Mountain Goats, Jenny Toomey, and Calexico.