Friday, March 22, 2013

Diana Arterian, Jibade-Khalil Huffman & Simone White

The Poetic Research Bureau presents...


Thursday, March 28 2013
Doors open @ 7pm, reading starts @ 7:30pm

The Poetic Research Bureau @ Telic Arts
951 Chung King Rd.
Los Angeles, CA

DIANA ARTERIAN was born and raised in Arizona. She currently resides in Los Angeles where she is pursuing her PhD in Literature and Creative Writing at the University of Southern California. Diana is founding editor of Ricochet, a publisher of non-traditional/genre-less poetry and prose chapbooks. Her chapbook Death Centos is forthcoming from Ugly Duckling Presse, and her poetry has appeared in or is forthcoming in H_NGM_N, trnsfr, Two Serious Ladies and The Volta, among others.

JIBADE-KHALIL HUFFMAN is the author of 19 Names For Our Band (Fence, 2008) and James Brown Is Dead (Future Plan and Program, 2011). His art and writing projects have been exhibited and performed at MoMA/P.S.1, Southern Exposure, The Poetry Project at St. Marks Church, The Museum of Contemporary African Diasporan Art and Machine Project, among others. He lives and works in Los Angeles.

SIMONE WHITE was born in 1972 in Middletown, Connecticut and grew up in Philadelphia. Her most recent chapbook is Unrest (Ugly Duckling Presse, Dossier Series, 2013). She is also the author of House Envy of All of the World (Factory School, 2010) and Dolly (Q Ave Press, curated by Ross Gay, with the paintings of Kim Thomas), and her work has appeared in The Claudius App, Aufgabe, The Recluse, Callaloo, Ploughshares, and Tuesday; An Art Project, among other places. She lives in Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn.