Opening Night party hosted by Ping-Pong, the official literary magazine of the Henry Miller Library! Poetry, drinks, and much more. At the Shakespeare and Company (37 Rue de La Bucherie.) 7 pm – 10 pm.
J Hope Stein is the author of the chapbooks: Talking Doll (Dancing Girl Press), Mary (Hyacinth Girl Press) and Corner Office (H_ngm_n). Her poems are published or forthcoming in Verse, HTML Giant, Tarpaulin Sky, Everyday Genius, Ping Pong, Talisman, and Poetry International. She is also the editor of poetrycrush.com and the author of the poetry/humor site eecattings.com.
Jean-Noël Chazelle is a Paris-based artist who will read French poetry from Ping-Pong, as well as some of his own work.
Maria Garcia Teutsch, is the author of Pussy, and will be reading from the new bilingual (French and English) edition out this month. She serves as editor-in-chief of Ping-Pong magazine.
Shelley Marlow wrote the lyrics to UnKnot Turandot, performed at La Mama Theater NYC. Marlow presented International Witch Stories at the 48th Venice Biennial. Marlow's writing and visual art is published in the St. Petersburg Review; LTTR (Lesbians to the Rescue); Drunken Boat; as a cover of The Literary Review; saint-lucy.com; zingmagazine; Girlfriends Magazine; Sandbox Magazine; Log Illustrated; New Observations; and in various art catalogues.