Join us in celebrating the publication of Jessica Rae Bergamino’s debut full-length collection UNMANNED (Noemi Press) with readings by Jessica Rae Bergamino and special guest Rae Gouirand.
Jessica Rae Bergamino is the author of UNMANNED, winner of Noemi Press’ 2017 Poetry Prize, as well the chapbooks The Desiring Object or Voyager Two Explains to the Gathering of Stars How She Came to Glow Among Them (Sundress Publications, 2016), The Mermaid, Singing (dancing girl press, 2015), and Blue in All Things: a Ghost Story (dancing girl press, 2015). Individual poems have recently appeared in Third Coast and Black Warrior Review. She holds an MFA from the University of Washington and is currently a doctoral candidate at the University of Utah, where she serves as Reviews Editor for Quarterly West.
Rae Gouirand is the author of two collections of poetry, Open Winter (winner of the Bellday Prize, Bellday Books, 2011) and Glass is Glass Water is Water (Spork Press, 2018), as well as the chapbook Must Apple(winner of the Oro Fino Competition, Educe Press, 2018). Her poems have appeared in American Poetry Review, Beloit Poetry Journal, Conjunctions, Crazyho