Poet Lorraine Doran is a busy girl! Her first book, Phrasebook for the Pleiades, won the 2012 Cider Press Review Book Award and was released January 2014.
With readings scheduled throughout the midwest and east coast, you should be able to find a reading close to you.
|March 16:||Malaprops Bookstore, Asheville, NC|
|March 17:||Parnassus Books, Nashville, TN|
|March 18:||Boxcar Books, Bloomington, IN|
|March 19:||University of Pittsburgh–Greensburg|
|April 10:||Berl’s Poetry Shop, Dumbo, Brooklyn
|May 2:||The Writer’s Place, Kansas City, MO|
|May 3:||Instant Karma, Joplin, MO|
|May 4:||Book Smart Tulsa, Tulsa, OK|
|May 6:||Full Circle Bookstore, Oklahoma City, OK|
|May 8:||Kaboom Books, Houston, TX|
About Phrasebook for the Pleiades:
Book Award Judge Gray Jacobik writes:
I am dazzled by Phrasebook for the Pleiades and humbled, and gladdened, for these are works of strong polyvalence and resonance…. Each has the intractability of the ideal: the ideal rider on the ideal horse, the poet knowing when to pull in the reins and stop. I felt my pulse quicken reading these poems and my desire to have written them myself was quickly extinguished by gratitude that Lorraine Doran has.
About Lorraine Doran:
Lorraine Doran holds a J.D. and an M.F.A. in poetry from New York University. Her recent poems and essays have appeared in FIELD, Gulf Coast, Barn Owl Review, and American Poetry Review. She teaches in the Expository Writing Program at N.Y.U.