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Pen to Podium welcomes Rebecca Morgan Frank, TJ Jarrett, and Jordan Zandi

Rebecca Morgan Frank, TJ Jarrett, and Jordan Zandi will read on Sunday, March 6 at 3:00 in the Lawson McGhee Library meeting room as part of the Sundress Academy for the Arts (SAFTA) Reading Series.

Rebecca Morgan Frank is the author of two collections of poems, The Spokes of Venus (Carnegie Mellon University Press, 2016), and Little Murders Everywhere (Salmon 2012), shortlisted for the 2013 Kate Tufts Discovery Award. Her poems have appeared in such places as Ploughshares, New England Review, Harvard Review, The Missouri Review Online, Guernica, and 32 Poems. The co-founder and editor-in-chief of the online magazine Memorious, Frank is an assistant professor at the Center for Writers, University of Southern Mississippi’s graduate program in creative writing.
TJ Jarrett’s debut collection, Ain’t No Grave (2013), was published by New Issues Press. Her second collection, Zion, will be published by Southern Illinois University Press this fall.
 Jordan Zandi is the author of Solarium (Sarabande Books, 2016), which was chosen by Henri Cole as winner of the Kathryn A. Morton Prize. He holds a Master of Fine Aarts in poetry from Boston University, where he was an Elizabeth Leonard Fellow and a Robert Pinsky Global Fellow to Bolivia. His poems have appeared in The New Republic, Little Star, Bluestem Online, and The Laurel Review. He is founder and co-editor of Prodigal, an independent print and online journal of poetry and prose. He currently lives in Indianapolis with his wife and their two rabbits.