Hanif Abdurraqib Live at Mahall's
Monday, December 2 | 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Mahall's 20 Lanes
13200 Madison Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44107
Adebe DeRango-Adem, Thomas Mira y Lopez, and Meghan Louise Wagner
Tuesday, December 3 | 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Brews+Prose @ Market Garden Brewery
1947 W. 25th Street, Cleveland, OH 44113
In partnership with Brews+Prose and Market Garden Brewery, Twelve Literary Arts are proud to co-sponsor the Cleveland debut of TLA poet-in-residence Adebe DeRango-Adem who will read poems alongside Thomas Mira y Lopez and Meghan Louise Wagner Join us for this reading of literary all stars in our midst!
About the Writers:
Adebe DeRango-Adem is a writer and former attendee of the Jack Kerouac School of Disembodied Poetics (Naropa University), where she mentored with poets Anne Waldman and Amiri Baraka. Her debut book of poems, Ex Nihilo (2010) became a finalist for the Dylan Thomas Prize, while her second collection, Terra Incognita (2015) was nominated for the Pat Lowther Memorial Award. Her newest poetry collection, The Unmooring, was published in 2018 by Mansfield Press. A poem from the collection was featured in the 2019 Poem-In-Your-Pocket anthology, co-created by the League of Canadian Poets and the Academy of American Poets. www.adebederangoadem.com
Thomas Mira y Lopez is the author of The Book of Resting Places (Counterpoint Press, 2017). His work has appeared in The American Scholar, The Georgia Review, and Kenyon Review Online among other places and he has received fellowships from Colgate University and the MacDowell Colony. He's an editor of Territory, a literary project about maps, and a lecturer at the Cleveland Institute of Art.
Meghan Louise Wagner is a writer from Cleveland, OH, She is currently a student in the NEOMFA. Her work has appeared in such places as Flash Fiction Magazine, Jellyfish Review, Anti-Heroin Chic, and Literally Stories.