Presented by Subtext Reading Series.
Norma Cole is a poet, painter and translator. Her most recent book is Where Shadows Will, Selected Poems 1988-2008 (City Lights). Canadian by birth, Cole migrated via France to San Francisco where she has lived since 1977. She has been the recipient of a Wallace Alexander Gerbode Foundation Award, Gertrude Stein Awards, as well as awards from The Fund for Poetry. Will Owen has published poems, translations, and collaborative reactions in Peaches and Bats, Slightly West and A Side, and Crawlspace's Scrawl. Since last October, he has been enthusing a bleak landscape through Gallery 1412's reading series and related evenings.