Alan Shapiro, Marcie Hershman Andrew Mockler
READING & ARTIST TALK:
ALAN SHAPIRO, MARCIE HERSHMAN & ANDREW MOCKLER
TUESDAY, JULY 25, 6 PM
ALAN SHAPIRO has published twelve books of poetry, most recently Life Pig and Reel to Reel, a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize. His Night of the Republic, was a finalist for both the International Griffith Prize and the National Book Award.
MARCIE HERSHMAN is the author of the novels Tales of the Master Raceand Safe in America, and the memoir, Speak to Me: Grief, Love and What Endures. Her essays and reviews have appeared in The New York Times, Boston Globe, Washington Post, Poets & Writers, Ms., Tikkun, Women’s Review of Books, Ploughshares, Agni--and on NPR. Anthologies include The Norton Anthology of Women’s Literature, Creative Nonfiction, Amazon Poetry, American Fiction, Wrestling with the Angel: Jewish Meditations on Death and Dying. Among her grants and awards are those from the Bunting Institute/Harvard University, LLWinship/Boston Globe Foundation, St Botolph Foundation, Yaddo, McDowell. She teaches at Tufts University and leads a private writing group in Boston.
ANDREW MOCKLER is an artist and master printer. At Jungle Press Editions, he has worked with celebrated artists for over 20 years. His collaborations can be found in the Metropolitan Museum of Art, NY, The Whitney Museum, NY, The Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, and the Baltimore Museum of Art, among others. His own art has been exhibited in New York, Los Angeles, Cologne, Germany, The Addison Gallery of American Art, Andover, Mass., and The Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art, Ithaca, NY.