Reading and Workshop Schedule

Tebot Bach Series

Additionally, Tebot Bach sponsors poetry readings and writing workshops for schools Kindergarten through college and marginalized venues such as homeless shelters, battered women's shelters, nursing homes, senior citizen daycare centers, hospitals, AIDS hospices, and correctional facilities.

Participating poets include:
John Balaban, M.L. Liebler, Patricia Smith, Dorianne Laux, Laurence Lieberman, Richard Jones, Arthur Sze, and Carol Moldaw.

Webmaster: Tom Thomas


Reading
Friday, May 29th, 2015 - 8:00 p.m.
Open reading sign up at 7:30 p.m.


Chad Sweeney


Chad Sweeney

Chad Sweeney is the author of five books of poetry, most recently White Martini of the Apocalypse (Marick Press), Parable of Hide and Seek (Alice James Books) and Wolf’s Milk (Forklift Books, bilingual Spanish/English). Sweeney’s poems have appeared in Best American Poetry, The Pushcart Prize Anthology, American Poetry Review and The Writer’s Almanac. He is co-translator of the Selected Poems of contemporary Iranian poet H. E. Sayeh (White Pine) and translator of Pablo Neruda’s final book The Call to Destroy Nixon (forthcoming from Marick Press). Chad teaches in the MFA program at CSU San Bernardino where he edits Ghost Town at www.ghosttownlitmag.com


Sonia Greenfield


Sonia Greenfield

Sonia Greenfield is a poet, essayist, and fiction writer who lives in Los Angeles with her husband and son. Her writing has appeared in a variety of publications including The Massachusetts Review, The Antioch Review, Rattle, PANK online, and the 2010 Best American Poetry, and her chapbook, Circus Gravitas, is available from Finishing Line Press. Her book, Boy with a Halo at the Farmer's Market won the Codhill Book Prize for 2014. She teaches writing at USC.



Reading
Friday, June 12th, 2015 - 8:00 p.m.
Open reading sign up at 7:30 p.m.


Rachel Heimowitz


Rachel Heimowitz

Rachel Heimowitz is the author of the chapbook, What the Light Reveals (Tebot Bach Press, 2014.) Her work has appeared in Poet Lore, Spillway, Crab Orchard Review, and Prairie Schooner and she has been nominated for The Pushcart Prize. She is currently the editor of arc-24, the literary journal of The Israel Association of Writers in English and she is due to receive her MFA from Pacific University in Spring 2015. www.rachelheimowitz.com.


Judith Grammel Evans


Judith Grammel Evans

Judith Grammel Evans lives with her second husband in Long Beach, California. Their home is filled with possessions of her dead relatives and dominated by a dance studio where she teaches ballet to children. Judith is a grateful alumna of Pomona College, holds a master's degree in French literature from Claremont Graduate School, and has been a member of Donna Hilbert's writing workshop since 1996. Her chapbook White Speck on the Opposite Hill by Arroyo Seco Press came out in 2015.