InDigest Magazine celebrated its three year anniversary on Sunday, December 12th at Le Poisson Rouge. InDigest Magazine is an online journal which curates readings in New York City and Minneapolis, Minnesota. The anniversary party also served as a fundraiser for Dean Young who needs a heart transplant. For more Coldfront coverage on Dean Young click here.
Editors, Jess Grover and Dustin Luke Nelson introduced the readers. There were nine readers and each reader read for between 5 and 7 minutes. The readers were asked to read a poem by someone they admired in addition to their own work. The readers included Coldfront‘s Poets off Poetry editor Jackie Clark, who has recently released two chapbooks, Red Fortress and Office Work. The other readers were myself, Martin Rock, Bianca Stone, Becca Klaver, Erica Wright, Autumn Giles, Ronaldo V. Wilson, and Leigh Stein. Stein is the author of chapbooks, Summer in Paris, How to Mend A Broken Heart with Vengeance and Combatives # 5. Here’s Stein’s set-list: