09 Sep STUDIO: Rosa Alcalá, Michael Kelleher & Noah Falck
Rosa Alcalá is the author of three books of poetry, most recently M(y)Other Tongue (forthcoming Futurepoem Books). Her poetry has also appeared in a number of anthologies, including Stephen Burt’s The Poem is You: 60 Contemporary American Poems and How to Read Them (Harvard UP). Her translation and editorial projects include Spit Temple: The Selected Performances of Cecilia Vicuña (Ugly Duckling Presse) and Cecilia Vicuña: The Selected Poems (Kelsey Street Press). She is the recipient of an NEA Translation Fellowship, and was runner-up for a PEN Translation Award. She teaches at the University of Texas-El Paso.
Michael Kelleher is the author of the poetry collections Museum Hours (Blazevox, 2016), Visible Instruments (Chax, 2016), Human Scale (Blazevox, 2007) and To Be Sung (Blazevox, 2005). From 2008-2013 he produced Aimless Reading, a blog project in which he photographed, catalogued, and wrote about more than 1200 titles in his library. He is the Director of the Windham-Campbell Literature Prizes at Yale University and the former Artistic and Associate Director of Just Buffalo.
Noah Falck is the author of Snowmen Losing Weight, and several chapbooks including Celebrity Dream Poems & Life As A Crossword Puzzle. Recent work has appeared or will appear in Boston Review, Colorado Review, Harvard Review, Ploughshares, & Poets.org. He lives on the west side of Buffalo and works as Education Director at Just Buffalo Literary Center.