Readings from Eric Baus and Andrea Rexilius
Eric Baus reads some poems from The Tranquilized Tongue (City Lights, 2014) and Andrea Rexilius reads some poems from Half of What They Carried Flew Away (Letter Machine Editions 2012) at Myopic Books in Chicago. Eric Baus was born in Fort Wayne, Indiana in 1975. He is also the author of The To Sound (Wave Books, 2004), Tuned Droves (Octopus Books, 2009), and Sacred Texts (Center for Literary Publishing 2011), which won the Colorado Prize for Poetry. He is a graduate of the MFA program for poets and writers at the University of Massachusetts at Amherst as well as the PhD program in Literature and Creative Writing at the University of Denver. He lives in Denver where he teaches writing and literature. Andrea Rexilius is also the author of New Organism: Esais (Letter Machine Press, 2014), Seance (Wave Books, 2014), and To Be Human Is To Be A Conversation (Rescue Press, 2011), She is a member of the Poets’ Theater Group, GASP (Girls Assembling Something Perpetual). She received her PhD in Literature and Writing from the University of Denver, an MFA from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago, and co-edits Marcel Press with Eric Baus.