Denver: Coffee House Extravaganza & Hall, Svalina, Ruocco, Seabrook & Ladewig at Leon

Friday, May 11th, at 7pm Counterpath hosts an evening of Coffee House Press authors. Joseph Lease, Lightsey DarstMaureen Owen, and Laird Hunt will read from their work.

Saturday, May 12th, SpringGun Press and Mudluscious Press are hosting Joe Hall, Mathias Svalina, Joanna Ruocco, Todd Seabrook, and Lily Ladewig at Leon Gallery at 7pm. The readings at Leon are the work of the magnanimous Derrick Mund.

 Joe Hall wrote The Container Store Vol. I (SpringGun) with Chad Hardy and Pigafetta Is My Wife (Black Ocean). Mathias Svalina is the author of I Am A Very Productive Entrepreneur (Mud Luscious Press), Destruction Myth (Cleveland State University Poetry Center) & The Explosions (Subito). Joanna Ruocco co-edits Birkensnake and is the author of The Mothering Coven (Ellipsis Press), Man’s Companions (Tarpaulin Sky Press), A Compendium of Domestic Incidents (Noemi Press), and Another Governess / The Least Blacksmith: A Diptych (FC2). William Todd Seabrook‘s fiction has appeared in Tin House & CutBank, his second chapbook is forthcoming from Firewheel Editions. Lily Ladewig is the author of The Silhouettes (SpringGun Press) and, with Anne Cecelia Holmes, I Am A Natural Wonder (Blue Hour Press).

–Sommer Browning