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Brody Parrish Craig, Calypso Jane Selwyn, and Izzy Wasserstein

Join us for an evening of poetry featuring visiting TWANG Anthology poets Brody Parrish Craig and Calypso Jane Selwyn and local writer Izzy Wasserstein.

Originally from Louisiana, Brody Parrish Craig attended Hollins University where they received their B.A. in English & French. They recently completed their M.F.A. degree in Creative Writing at the University of Arkansas in Poetry where they began writing their first manuscript, a collection of hybrid poems inspired by queer phenomenology, the Bible Belt, & recovery.

calypso jane selwyn is trying very hard to be a 19th-century Decadent poet except with estradiol & youtube let's-plays instead of opium and syphilis

Izzy Wasserstein is a queer and trans woman. She writes fiction and poetry and teaches writing and literature at Washburn University. Her most recent poetry collection is When Creation Falls (Meadowlark Books, 2018), and her fiction has recently appeared in or is forthcoming from Transcendent 4: The Year’s Best Transgender Themed Speculative Fiction, Clarkesworld, Fireside Magazine and elsewhere. She shares a home with the writer Nora E. Derrington and a variety of animal companions.

+ A community open mic featuring new writing from the Disorderly Conduct Writing Workshop earlier in the day.

Earlier Event: October 20
Disorderly Conduct Writing Workshop