At this event, we will be celebrating the launch of Molly Tenenbaum’s most recent book Mythera, published by Two Sylvias Press. Come hear some poems and get a signed copy of this new, terrific collection!
Molly Tenenbaum is the author of four books of poems: Mytheria (newly out from Two Sylvias Press), The Cupboard Artist (Floating Bridge, 2012), Now (Bear Star Press, 2007), and By a Thread (Van West & Co, 2000). Her recent chapbook/artist book, Exercises to Free the Tongue (2014), is a collaboration with artist Ellen Ziegler combining photographs and poems about ventriloquism and vaudeville. Her work has appeared in many journals, including The Beloit Poetry Journal, Best American Poetry, Black Warrior Review, Crab Creek Review, Crab Orchard Review, The Diagram, The Mississippi Review, New England Review, Poetry, Poetry Daily, Poetry Northwest, Prairie Schooner, River Styx, Shenandoah, The Southeast Review, and Willow Springs. Honors include a Hedgebrook residency, a Washington State Artist Trust Fellowship, and grants from Artist Trust and 4culture. She also plays Appalachian banjo and fiddle music; her CDs are Instead of a Pony and Goose & Gander. She lives in Seattle, teaching at North Seattle College and Dusty Strings Music School.