Tuesday, December 20, 2022
Doors open 6 pm
Join us for an Almost Winter Solstice Big Poetry Reading featuring Peter Mason, J. Bailey Hutchinson, and Andrea Fogel.
About the Readers
Peter Mason is a Bi+ poet, editor, and literary event and development specialist from Rochester, NY currently living in the Twin Cities area. He is the Assistant Director of the MFA Program in Creative Writing at the University of Minnesota, Poetry Editor of Up North Lit, and Assistant Poetry Editor of Copihue Poetry. Peter was a finalist for the 2022 Ruth Lilly and Dorothy Sargent Rosenberg Poetry Fellowship, a recipient of the inaugural C.D. Wright/Academy of American Poets Prize, and an Artists 360 Grant from the Mid America Arts Alliance. His work has appeared or is forthcoming in Poetry Magazine, AGNI, Ninth Letter, Booth, Vinyl Poetry & Prose, The Journal, and elsewhere.
J. Bailey Hutchinson is the author of Gut: Poems, selected by Patricia Smith as the winner of the 2022 Miller Williams Poetry Prize. Her work has been featured by Ninth Letter, Beloit, Muzzle Magazine, BOAAT, and more. She works as an associate editor for Milkweed Editions.
She lives in Minneapolis, Minnesota.
Andrea Fogel (she/her/hers) is a disabled/neurodivergent transsexual author who writes to capture the obscure emotions of the gutter in which she lives in order to elevate the low-brow into the high-brow. Publication of her poetry is forthcoming in the zine Gender Anarchists. Her social media accounts can be found here: