Features writers from the 2014 Pygmalion Literary Fest Lit Crawl, recorded live at The Esquire Lounge in Champaign, IL. Readers in this episode include: Justin Hamm, Ruben Quesada, and Laura Adamczyk. Justin Hamm is the founding editor of the museum of americana and the author of a full-length collection of poems, Lessons in Ruin (Aldrich Press, 2014), as well as two poetry chapbooks, Illinois, My Apologies (RockSaw Press, 2011) and The Everyday Parade/Alone With Turntable, Old Records (Crisis Chronicles Press, 2013). Ruben Quesada is the author of Next Extinct Mammal (Greenhouse Review Press, 2011). He is poetry editor for Luna Luna Magazine and The Cossack Review. His writing appears in The American Poetry Review, Cimarron Review,Guernica, and Rattle. He teaches English and humanities at Eastern Illinois University. Laura Adamczyk was born and raised and still lives in Illinois. Her writing has appeared in such journals as Ninth Letter,PANK,and Sou’wester as well as winning awards from the Union League Civic & Arts Foundation of Chicago and the DISQUIET International Literary Program.
PANK Magazine and Quiddity sponsored this portion of the 2014 Lit Crawl.
Tags: 2014, Season 7