10/31: Wendy Lotterman, Nathaniel Otting, Maged Zaher



Wendy Lotterman is a writer and editor. Her work can be found in The Claudius App, Imperial Matters, Atlas Review, and wendylotterman.tumblr.com.

Nathaniel Otting is a bookseller, library scientist, and one-man correspondence school.

Maged Zaher is the author of If Reality Doesn't Work Out (SplitLevel Text Press, 2014), Thank You for the Window Office (Ugly Duckling Presse, 2012), The Revolution Happened and You Didn't Call Me (Tinfish Press, 2012), and Portrait of the Poet as an Engineer (Pressed Wafer, 2009). His collaborative work with the Australian poet Pam Brown, Farout Library Software, was published by Tinfish Press in 2007. His translations of contemporary Egyptian poetry have appeared in Jacket Magazine, Banipal, and Denver Quarterly, and forthcoming as a book: The Tahrir of Poems, from Alice Blue Review in 2014. He performed his work at Subtext, Bumbershoot, the Kootenay School of Writing, St. Marks Project, Evergreen State College, and The American University in Cairo. Maged is the recipient of the 2013 Genius Award in Literature from the Seattle weekly The Stranger.


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Reading starts at 7PM.
The Multifarious Array is a semi-monthly reading series featuring the very best poets at the very best place (Pete's Candy Store).

Pete's Candy Store is located at 709 Lorimer in Williamsburg Brooklyn. Take the G to the Metropolitan stop or the L to the Lorimer stop. (Map: http://www.petescandystore.com/petes_map.html)

Visit us online here: http://www.petescandystore.com/multifarious_array/multifarious_array.html
Also, visit us here: http://multifariousarray.blogspot.com/

10/3: Betsy Fagin, Oki Sogumi, Cassandra Troyan




Betsy Fagin is an activist, poet and librarian who explores the territory where art, information access and political engagement through direct action meet. She is the author of Poverty Rush (Three Sad Tigers, 2011), the science seemed so solid (dusie kollektiv, 2011), Belief Opportunity (Big Game Books Tinyside, 2008), Rosemary Stretch (dusie e/chap, 2006) and For every solution there is a problem (Open 24 Hours, 2003).

Oki Sogumi was born in Seoul, Korea and currently resides in Philadelphia.  She is the author of The Island of Natural History (forthcoming from Publication Studio), and a chapbook, Salt Wedge. Her poetry has been included in HiZero (UK), LIES Journal, 11x11, and appears in little boxes on the internet sometimes.

Cassandra Troyan is the author of BLACKEN ME, BLACKEN ME, GROWLED (Tiny Hardcore Press), THRONE OF BLOOD (Solar Luxuriance) and forthcoming in October from Artifice Books, KILL MANUAL. She has curated the reading and performance series ARTIFICIAL EAR (formally EAR EATER) since 2010 in Chicago, IL where she currently lives and works.


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Reading starts at 7PM.
The Multifarious Array is a semi-monthly reading series featuring the very best poets at the very best place (Pete's Candy Store).

Pete's Candy Store is located at 709 Lorimer in Williamsburg Brooklyn. Take the G to the Metropolitan stop or the L to the Lorimer stop. (Map: http://www.petescandystore.com/petes_map.html)

Visit us online here: http://www.petescandystore.com/multifarious_array/multifarious_array.html
Also, visit us here: http://multifariousarray.blogspot.com/

9/12: Jennifer Bartlett, Melanie Neilson, Kathi Wolfe



Jennifer Bartlett was born in the San Francisco Bay Area and educated at the University of New Mexico, Vermont College, and Brooklyn College. She is the author of Derivative of the Moving Image (UNM Press 2007), (a) lullaby without any music(Chax 2012), and Autobiography/Anti-Autobiography (Theenk 2014). Bartlett also co-edited, with Sheila Black and Michael Northen, Beauty is a Verb: The New Poetry of Disability.


Melanie Neilson’s latest book is Palmyra Pieces, forthcoming from theenk Books.
New and recent work is included in the manuscript: Eco-Pulp Trio: 3 Lectures (Raiders of the Lost Observation Deck; Lake Interior; and Kaleidoscopic Embryos). Neilson is co-authoring The Autobiography of Jean Foos with her long-time collaborator/Big Allis co-editor Jessica Grim. She lives and works in NYC.


Kathi Wolfe is a writer and poet. Her most recent poetry collection “The Green Light,” published by Finishing Line Press and she is active with the Split This Rock: Poetry of Provocation & Witness.

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Reading starts at 7PM.
The Multifarious Array is a semi-monthly reading series featuring the very best poets at the very best place (Pete's Candy Store).

Pete's Candy Store is located at 709 Lorimer in Williamsburg Brooklyn. Take the G to the Metropolitan stop or the L to the Lorimer stop. (Map: http://www.petescandystore.com/petes_map.html)

Visit us online here: http://www.petescandystore.com/multifarious_array/multifarious_array.html
Also, visit us here: http://multifariousarray.blogspot.com/

The Multifarious Array, Fall 2014 Line-up


Below is the Fall 2014 line-up for The Multifarious Array Reading Series.

All readings start at 7 p.m. and are located at Pete's Candy Store (709 Lorimer, Williamsburg, Brooklyn). They are all on Friday nights, unless otherwise noted.

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September 12th: Jennifer Bartlett, Melanie Neilson, Kathi Wolfe

October 3rd: Betsy Fagin, Cassandra Troyan, Oki Sogumi

October 31st: Maged Zaher, Wendy Lotterman, Nathaniel Otting

November 14th: Cara Siik Benedetto, Sreshta Rit Premnath, Elaine Kahn

November 28th: Sophie Seita, Jenny Zhang

December 5th:  Carter Edwards, Dolan Morgan, Shya Scanlon, Ryan Doyle May 

5/23: Dodie Bellamy, Kevin Killian, Sophia Le Fraga

Hello!

Please join us this Friday at 7 pm for readings by:

Dodie Bellamy!

Kevin Killian!
Sophia Le Fraga!

Bios and pics below.
Invite your Facebook friends here. 

See you there,
Dorothea Lasky
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The Multifarious Array is a semi-monthly reading series featuring the very best poets at the very best place (Pete's Candy Store).

Pete's Candy Store is located at 709 Lorimer in Williamsburg Brooklyn. Take the G to the Metropolitan stop or the L to the Lorimer stop. (Map: http://www.petescandystore.com/petes_map.html)

Visit us online here: http://multifariousarray.blogspot.com/

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Kevin Killian is a San Francisco-based writer and artist.  His books include Bedrooms Have Windows, Shy, Little Men, Impossible Princess, Action Kylie, two volumes of  Selected Amazon Reviews, and Tweaky Village.  Recent projects include a novel, Spreadeagle, from Publication Studio, and Tagged, intimate portraits of poets, artists, writers, musicians, etc.





Dodie Bellamy’s latest books are The TV Sutras (Ugly Duckling) and Cunt Norton (Les Figues).  Her chapbook Barf Manifesto was named best book of 2009 under 30 pages by Time Out New York.  Her reflections on the Occupy Oakland movement, “The Beating of Our Hearts,” was published by Semiotext(e) in conjunction with the 2014 Whitney Biennial.




Sophia Le Fraga is the author of L O V E S O N G (forthcoming), I RL, YOU RL (2013) and I DON'T WANT ANYTHING TO DO WITH THE INTERNET (2012). Her work has been exhibited in "Poetry Will Be Made By All!" (LUMA/Westbau, Z├╝rich, 2014) where she completed a residency, "Vorspiel Transmediale" (Berlin, 2014) and "Online/Offline: Encoding Everyday Life"  (Galeria Valle Orti, Valencia, 2012), as well as at the Brooklyn Museum, New York (2006, 2007) and the Corcoran Gallery, Washington DC (2006). Her writing has been featured in several places online, such as Lemon Hound, Gauss PDF, Poetry Foundation's Harriet Blog and even Yahoo! Tech. She is the Poetry Editor of IMPERIAL MATTERS, and with Ana Bozicevic, 1/2 of the tandem, not_I.