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Eliza Rotterman, Sara Sutter, Vanessa Norton, & Becky Win

September 7, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Join us for a reading from Eliza Rotterman and her new chapbook DIRT EATERS on Friday, September 7 with Sara Sutter, Vanessa Norton, and Becky Win.

DIRT EATERS by Eliza Rottterman is the winner of the Snowbound Chapbook Award from Tupelo Press.

“I could not be more grateful that this gift was made and held faithfully to its purpose: to show us the chaos at the heart of desire, the raw stillness at the center of hope.”

—Brenda Shaughnessy, author of Our Andromeda and judge for the Snowbound Chapbook Award 

ELIZA ROTTERMAN grew up in Cincinnati, Ohio. Her poetry has appeared in Volta, Quarterly West, Colorado Review and The Los Angeles Review among others. She has received fellowships from the Vermont Studio Center and Squaw Valley Community of Writers.  Her first chapbook Dirt Eaters was published by Tupelo Press in 2018. Currently she lives in Portland, Oregon and practices nursing.

SARA SUTTER is a writer & professor based in Portland, Oregon. Her writing asks questions: What does it mean to be a daughter without a father? A woman in the USA? A white woman? A human animal? A cyborg? A survivor? An ally? A queer Inspired by the pastiche and syllabic work of Marianne Moore, Sara employs similar forms in her chapbooks O to Be a Dragon and Sirenomelia. Sara also writes reviews and essays.

VANESSA NORTON is co-publisher at Wasted Books. Her work centers on conceptual writing and photography.

BECKY WIN is a poet and designer from Kaneohe, HI.

Header photo by McKenna Estes on Unsplash


September 7, 2018
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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