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Shauna HANNIBAL & Friends

November 21, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Come to the bookshop on Tuesday, November 21, and give thanks for the release of Hannibal by Shauna Hannibal, from Forklift Books! We’ll be full of early holiday cheer with FOUR amazing authors you can read about below.

Shauna Hannibal grew up in Portland, Oregon where she spent a lot of time in the stacks of the Multnomah County Central Library and poetry aisle at Powell’s. Her work has appeared in jubilatBig Bell, and Forklift, Ohio, among other places. She currently lives in San Francisco​. Hannibal is her first book..

Ed Skoog is the author of three collections of poetry, most recently Run the Red Lights (Copper Canyon Press, 2016).

Jay Ponteri directs the MFA program in creative writing at Marylhurst University. His memoir, Wedlocked, was published by Hawthorne Books, April 2013, and it received the 2014 Oregon Book Award in Creative Nonfiction. His chapbook of short prose, Darkmouth Strikes Again, was published by Future Tense Books, summer 2014. His essay “Listen to this” was mentioned as a Notable Essay in Best American Essays 2010 , and more recently, “On Navel Gazing” was mentioned as a Notable Essay in Best American Essays 2015. He has published prose in Essay DailySeattle Review, Salamander, and Forklift, Ohio, among others.

Tara Atkinson is the author of two books– Boyfriends (Instant Future) and Bedtime Stories (alice blue). Her work has appeared in Hobart, City Arts Magazine, Fanzine, HTML Giant, The Iowa Review, and elsewhere. She co-founded the independent literature festival, APRIL, and served as Managing Director from 2011 to 2016. She lives in Seattle.

More about HANNIBAL at Forklift Books


November 21, 2017
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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