Brandon Downing and MacGregor Card
Brandon Downing and Macgregor Card will read from their poems. Brandon Downing will read and show slides from his book of poetry and collage, Lake Antiquity. Macgregor Card will read from Duties of an English Foreign Secretary, winner of the 2009 Fence Modern Poets Series. Brandon Downing’s previous books include The Shirt Weapon and Dark Brandon. A feature-length collection of his short films “Dark Brandon: Eternal Classics,” was released on DVD in 2007. Macgregor Card co-founded The Germ: a journal of poetic research with Andrew Maxwell. He has taught at Brown University and is currently a visiting professor at Pratt Institute in New York City.
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