Thursday, May 23, 2013
Chet Wiener & Francois Luong
The Poetic Research Bureau presents...
CHET WIENER & FRANCOIS LUONG
Saturday, May 25 2013
Doors open @ 7pm, reading starts @ 7:30pm
The Poetic Research Bureau @ Telic Arts
951 Chung King Rd.
Los Angeles, CA
Chet Wiener writes poetry in English and French. He is the author of a book of poems in French, Devant l’abondance (P.O.L) and the chapbook WalkDontWalk (Potes and Poets). He has translated Félix Guattari and Pierre Alferi, among others into English, co-edited, with Stacy Doris, the collection of translations: Christophe Tarkos; Ma Langue est Poétique (Roof Books), and his poems, translations and essays on translation appear in publications in the United States and France. He lives in San Francisco.
Originally from Strasbourg, France, françois luong currently lives in San Francisco. Poems and translations can be found or are forthcoming in Aufgabe, Verse, LIT, West Wind Review, Dandelion, Mantis, and elsewhere. In 2010, he edited a segment of “Eleven Poets from Québec” for New American Writing. He has also translated the work of Esther Tellermann, François Turcot, and Rémi Froger.