Join us in-store on Dec. 2nd at 7pm to celebrate the launch of The Elk in the Glade with Bruce E. Whitacre and Olena Jennings!
Free to RSVP here!
About the Poets:
Bruce E. Whitacre's debut poetry collection, The Elk in the Glade: The World of Pioneer and Painter Jennie Hicks, from Crown Rock Media is a Publishers Weekly editors pick. His next collection, Good Housekeeping, will be out in 2023 from Poets Wear Prada. His poems have appeared in Big City Lit, RFD, Impossible Archive, North of Oxford, Pensive Journal, Poets Wear Prada’s The Rainbow Project (nominated for Best of the Net), and World Literature Today. His work is included in the anthologies American Graveyard, Brownstone Poets 2021, and I Wanna be Loved by You: Poems on Marilyn Monroe, as well as the craft book, The Strategic Poet. More at www.brucewhitacre.com.
Olena Jennings is the author of the poetry collection The Age of Secrets (Lost Horse Press, 2022) and the chapbook Memory Project (2018.) Her novel Temporary Shelter was released in 2021 from Cervena Barva Press. Her translation from Ukrainian of Vasyl Makhno’s collection Paper Bridge was released in October 2022 from Plamen Press. Her textile art has been shown at Bliss on Bliss Art Projects and the NYC Poetry Festival. She is the founder and curator of the Poets of Queens reading series and press.