Catch visiting poets Tyrone Williams and Mel Nichols tonight, December 15, at the Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit (MOCAD). The event is at 7:00 p.m. It’s free and includes admission to the museum, which is located in an old warehouse space on Woodward Ave.
Find out more here: http://mocadetroit.org/upcomingevents.html
The next session in the Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit (MOCAD) reading series will be on Thursday, March 10th at 7:00 p.m. and feature Mel Nichols and Marie Buck. The MOCAD reading series is curated by K. Silem Mohammad. Admission is free!
Mel Nichols teaches digital poetry, creative writing, literature, composition, honors courses, and writing for artists at George Mason University. Her poems have appeared or are forthcoming in numerous magazines, including Fascicle, New Ohio Review, Practice, Van Gough’s Ear, The Tangent, and Gargoyle. She is co-editor of illuminated meat, and an editor of the online journal English Matters. With Rod Smith she curates the Ruthless Grip Poetry Series at Pyramid Atlantic Arts Center.
Marie Buck lives in Detroit, where she studies, teaches, and and co-edits the small poetry journal Model Homes. Her first collection of poetry, Life & Style, was published by Patrick Lovelace Editions in 2009, and she is currently working on a new manuscript, “Pwnage.” Her work has recently appeared in Abraham Lincoln, Sustainable Aircraft, and Satellite Telephone.
MOCAD is located at 4454 Woodward Avenue, Detroit, 48201. Call 313-832-6622 for more info.